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Skripino kuchury (Скрипинские кучуры)
Довольно хорошо сохранившийся участок древней поверхности Приволжской возвышенности с характерным растительным покровом. В Скрипинских Кучурах выходят на поверхность монолитные глыбы песчаника отложений палеогена, относящиеся, которые обычно круты и обрывисты, что создает впечатление горного ландшафта. Высота вершины достигает 315 метров над уровнем моря.
Copyright: Maria Akhmetova
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8438x4219
Uploaded: 15/08/2012
Updated: 15/10/2014


Tags: лес; природа; Аномалия
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