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Mayon Volcano
Philippines

view of mayon volcano from dona pepita eco park and golf course Located in in the province of Albay, in the Bicol Region, on the island of Luzon, in the Philipines.

The same panorama can be seen at www.360philippines.com

Copyright: Milo Timbol
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9102x4551
Загружена: 01/09/2009
Обновлено: 25/09/2014
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Tags: mayon; volcano; bicol; albay; philippines
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