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Santo Domingo de Guzman Church of Guayaquil
Ecuador
Copyright: Jose Ignacio Teran
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12078x6039
Taken: 17/05/2013
Uploaded: 19/05/2013
Updated: 25/09/2014
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Tags: santo domingo de guzman; church; guayaquil; ecuador; catholic
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