Mahé: Granite Blocks in the Tropical Forest
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More photos in the vicinity:
Freshwater Pond Near Baie Lazare
Beach at the Southern End of Mahé
|Geologically speaking, the larger islands of the Seychelles consist of granite. Thus whenever the tropical forest gives way you see massive blocks of granite lurking out of the vegetation.
Date: Jän 24, 2007
Longitude: 55° 28.51'
Latitude: -4° 45.29'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2007-Nov-08