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Hverir, the area in the North of Iceland, is probably the closest people can ever get to Mars on Earth. It is a high-temperature geothermal area with fumaroles and boiling mud pools. At a depth of 1.000 meters the temperature is above 200 degrees C

TAGS: Iceland, Landscape, Space, Surreal

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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© Sofija Korf.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D810
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO100
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