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The Glory of the Southwestern Face of Ausangate in its entirety
Peru

Taken a good few hundred meters from the actual Apachata Pass I managed to squeezed in the entire southwestern face of the mighty glacier of Ausangate in this shot.

You could see that the sky was still blue but that changed almost as soon as I reached the bottom of the valley - and it didn't take long.

Copyright: Arroz marisco
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上传: 19/03/2013
更新: 11/06/2014
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Tags: ausangate; palomani; apachata; sorimani; vilcanota; tinqi; cusco; andes; peru
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