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Flower carpet in the most arid desert in the world: Atacama

The Flower Desert (Desierto Florido) is a phenomenon related to 'El Niño' that happens in the most arid desert in the world: Atacama, when the rain comes! not very usual. Here we can see an incredible purple flower carpet of 'Pata de Guanaco' one of the endemic species

TAGS: Atacama, Chile, Desert, Life

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Santiago, Chile
Member since 2017
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© Francisco Javier Ramos Rosellon.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 11:25 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO100
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