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The Fins
Utah

This was taken on the Devils Garden Trail located in Arches National Park. The Fins were created when the ground was lifted up causing the sandstone layer to split apart. This the first stage in forming a arch The haze you see in the distance is sand and dust being blowen in to the air by the 30mph wind storm that was going at the time.

Copyright: Thomas Stano
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 18/10/2003
Hochgeladen: 17/02/2013
Aktualisiert: 20/02/2015
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Tags: moab; arches; national; park; devils; garden; trail; hike; scenic; viewpoint; sandstone; fins
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Utah is a state located in the westcentral region of the United States of America.  Utah is the 13th largest state by area, ranks 34th by population and 10th by population density of the 50 United States.  Utah was the 45th state to be admitted into the Union, on January 4, 1896. Utah is landlocked, being bordered by the states of Idaho to the north, Wyoming to the northeast, Nevada on the west, Colorado on the east and Arizona to the south.  Utah is very mountainous and is a popular outing destination of the outdoorsman.  The state population is about 2.82M with 95% being Caucasian, 2.4% Asian, 1.7% Native American and 1.3% Black. The state capital and largest city is Salt Lake City.Source: wikipedia