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Tuff Cone
20-NOV-2012 Dick Keely

Tuff Cone

Santa Fe Island, Galapagos Islands

A Tuff Cone is a vertical rock formation created by the consolidation of hardened ash. During the eruption hot lava reached the sea causing an explosion. Particles splattered down in the shape of cone often known as a tuff cone or cinder cone.

Nikon D800E ,Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D ED VR AF
1/4000s f/7.1 at 310.0mm iso800 full exif

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fara117-Jan-2013 23:35
beautiful shot well done.v
Carla Resh17-Jan-2013 23:28
Gorgeous BLUE water....almost makes me feel warmer! :-)
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