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Mt.Komagatake
Japan
Copyright: Kiyoharu takamura
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11788x5894
Uploaded: 21/02/2013
Atualizado: 24/04/2014
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Tags: komagatake; motosunomiya; shrine; hakone; mt.fuji; ashinoko; fujisan.fuji
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