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18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Two people walking on the rim of Ubehebe Crater

Two people walking on the rim of Ubehebe Crater. The Crater is a large volcanic crater of the Ubehebe Craters volcanic field in the northern half of Death Valley, in Death Valley National Park, California, USA. The crater is half a mile (one kilometer) wide and 500 to 777 feet (150 to 237 m) deep. The age of the crater is estimated from 2,000 to 7,000 years but In 2012, new evidence suggested that the crater may be as young as 800 years old, although this estimation was a lower bound, and it's still possible the crater is much older than that

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Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: death valley, ca, United States of America
Camera: GFX 100
Copyright: © joson studio NL