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Violet Flower
Salt Pans West of Marsalforn
Sandstone near Marsalforn


The soft sandstone gives rise to bizarre rock formations creating a coast which falls down to sea level in various steps. The lowest level is used for salt production.
In the background of the photo you see the redoubt of Quolla I-Bajda.

Coast West of Marsalforn
Date: Apr 01, 2004
Longitude: 14 14.25'
Latitude: 36 4.86'

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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