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Sunrise @ Ma On Shan(馬鞍山觀日出), NT, HK
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Ma On Shan is saddle-shaped peak in east of Tolo Harbour in the New Territories of Hong Kong. With a peak of 702 metres, it stands among the ten highest mountains in Hong Kong. The mountain borders Sha Tin and Tai Po districts. Iron ore was mined here in the past. An extensive network of tunnels is buried under the hill. The iron mine was abandoned after losing advantages over other less expensive sources. 

馬鞍山位於香港新界東部,山的外形似馬鞍,高702米,是香港10個高山之一。馬鞍山有鐵礦石,五十年代曾大規模開採,山體內有錯綜複雜的礦道,但隨著開採成本上升,至七十年代採礦公司結束生產,礦洞空置至今。

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