Rome: Lago di Nemi
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Castel Gandolfo and the Vatican Observatory
|Lago di Nemi is one of the many lakes of central Italy whose origin is volcanism. As one can easily see this lake is a crater lake (dating from Pleistocene - from 1.81 million to 11550 years before present).
Date: Jul 08, 2006
Longitude: 12° 42.49'
Latitude: 41° 44.99'
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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