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Mont Stromlo burnt observatory
Australia

During the 18th of January Bushfire, the first Canberra buildings to burn down were the Mont Stromlo ones. Almost 2 years later, the Yale-Columbia Dome has been cleaned and remains there, as a reminder, with now an open roof to the sky.

Copyright: Pascal vuylsteker
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 2000x1000
Caricate: 15/08/2012
Aggiornato: 06/10/2014
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Tags: canberra; observatory; bushfire
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