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A young Japanese macaque

Japanese macaques in near the village of Yudanaka have developed a habit for hanging out and swimming in the natural geothermal pools high in the mountains. Some local park rangers feed the monkeys by throwing seeds and fruit into the pond.

TAGS: Japan, Monkey

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 23, 2014, 7:43 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D4
Focal Length: 26mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO800
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