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Mont Blanc Summit - 4810m
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Panorama taken on the summit of Mont Blanc, with 4810m the highest summit in Western Europe. This mountain is located in Chamonix, France on the border of Italy and France.

Copyright: Herman desmet
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上传: 14/09/2011
更新: 15/08/2014
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