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Mudpool and geothermal field at Hverir, North of Iceland

while driving on the ring-road in Iceland, I visited Hverir near Lake Myvatn. This is a unique wasteland in which pools of boiling mud, hot springs and hissing chimneys give life to a desolate Mars-like scenery. I love the outlandish feeling and the way the area is protected and preserved;

TAGS: Geothermal, Iceland, Steam

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Milpitas, California, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 14, 2016, 11:54 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
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ISO: ISO200
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