The Pinnacles

The Pinnacles are a striking geological formation in the Nambung National Park, near Cervantes in Western Australia. The limestone pillars were formed from the ancient remains of seashells through a complex geological process of transportation, deposition and erosion into the remarkable form we see today. The Pinnacles Desert is covered with countless jagged pillars, which can be several metres tall.

Copyright: Neil Creek
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Taken: 26/08/2005
Uploaded: 12/03/2009
Updated: 01/03/2015


Tags: pnnaclaes; desert; geology; sand; sunset; rocks
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