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Crater Lake Meke Gölü, Turkey
Turkey

The Meke Gölü is a lake inside the crater of a volcano. In the center is another volcano from a later eruption. The water of the lake contains a high concentration of sulfur dioxide and salt. The red color is probably from the microorganisms which are able to survive in this liquid.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14876x7438
Taken: 05/06/2012
Chargée: 06/07/2012
Mis à jour: 29/05/2014
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Tags: lake; volcano; spring; flowers; mountain
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