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Radobyl Hill - Quarry and a View of Lovosice Flood 2013
Czech Republic

View of the overflowing river Elbe (Labe) a few hours before flood culmination taken from the Radobýl hill slopes near the old basalt quarry. The nearest flooded village is Žalhostice, over the river you can see the town of Lovosice.

Copyright: Tomáš kysela
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上传: 06/06/2013
更新: 07/04/2014
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