0 Likes

Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point Northwest.
Russia

Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket) - a monument of nature, part of Moscow's natural park Tushinsky. Bowl is an amphitheater with a landslide terrain around the marshy floodplain Gangways. Shodnenskaya bowl located in the Southern District Tushino North-Western Administrative District of Moscow. On three sides of the "bowl" is limited to high steep banks of the indigenous in the southern part is a loop channel Gangways. Diameter of the "bowl" on the crest of slopes of up to 1 km, the depth of 40 meters, an area of ​​approximately 75 hectares or 107 hectares of other sources, in the second cup is the third largest natural monument in Moscow (more than just Shchukin Peninsula - 450 hectares, Serebryanoborskaya terrace - 300 ha).

Copyright: Alexander zhivitsky
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 16/05/2011
Updated: 07/06/2011
Views:

...


Tags: bowl; bucket; skhodnya; monument; nature; park; moscow; russia; river
comments powered by Disqus

Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point Inside Bowl. Lowland.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point North.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Manor Bratsevo.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Manor Bratsevo. Point on the slope glade.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point riverbed Shodnya. Bend.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point Northeast.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point riverbed Shodnya.
Alexey Groznov
Часовня Феодоровской иконы Божией матери
Alex Ulyanov
Митинский радиорынок
Valery Trubin
On the banks of the Moscow River
Alexander Zhivitsky
Mitinskiy Metro Bridge
Alexander Kuznetsov
Mitinskiy landscape park
Roger Berry
Sonpur Mela, Buffalos For Sale
Henk van den Berg
SS Rotterdam Engine Room Back
Jeff Scholl
Above Mountain Village in Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Ramin Dehdashti
The Bazaar of the Naqshe Jahan Square
Roger Berry
Lakshmi Narayan temple, White Elephants Statues
Mark Florko
Olvera Castle
Eric PINEL PESCHARDIERE
VAHINE ISLAND - Private Island Resort
Fariborz Alagheband
Bazzar Geysarieh
Fariborz Alagheband
Haron Velayat Shrine
Roberto Scavino
Monumental Cemetery, Brondelli's tomb
Roger Berry
Tiger Dancers, Thirunakkara Mahadeva temple India
Mahmood Hamidi
Naranjestan Ghavam, Ivan Room
Alexander Zhivitsky
Shodnenskaya bowl (Skhodnenskiy bucket). Point Inside Bowl. Lowland.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Russian interior house of the late 19th century. Ural. The open air museum in Lower Sinyachikha, Alapaevsky district, Sverdlovsk region.
Alexander Zhivitsky
The State Kremlin Palace. Central Point. Biege Array
Alexander Zhivitsky
Troitsky History Museum. Exposure. Point of view six
Alexander Zhivitsky
We are doing a virtual panorama!
Alexander Zhivitsky
Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis Medical Kostroma branch organization "Nephrology Advisory Council" in Kineshma
Alexander Zhivitsky
Picturesque Bridge. Point One.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Manor Bratsevo. Point on the slope glade.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Bridge over creek in Karelian forests.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Big Tsaritsyno Palace. Moscow. The palace and park ensemble Tsaritsyno.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Inside a flying helicopter.
Alexander Zhivitsky
Camp on the river Elinka. Campaign in May 2010.
More About Russia

Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in ChitaAlthough you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.Text by Steve Smith.