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Seven Coloured Earths


The seven colored earth is a natural phenomenon. The colors evolved through conversion of basaltic lava to clay minerals. It is a relatively small area of sand dunes comprising sand of seven distinct colours (approximately red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple and yellow).

Mauritius – April 2009

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3 Comments

  1. ed mather says:

    een indrukwekkende kleurenpracht!

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