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This time we have a photo of the train from the popular Bernina Express, heading from St. Moritz, Switzerland, to the Italian city of Tirano. The photo was taken between Alp Grüm and Stablini. The photo shows the Palügletscher glacier. It is the large white area under a continuous blue sky. The length of the glacier is 3.6 km and the area of 6.47 km2. It is situated at an altitude of 2640 - 3870 m. It reached its peak in 1860. In the valley under the glacier is the lake Lagh da Palü. The lake is situated at an altitude of 1923 meters.

Tentokrát máme na fotografii pohled z vlaku z trasy populárního Bernina expresu, mířícího ze St.Moritz ve Švýcarsku do italského města Tirano. Fotografie byla pořízena mezi zastávkami Alp Grüm a Stablini. Na fotografii máme ledovec Palügletscher. Je to ta velká bílá plocha pod souvislou modrou oblohou. Délka ledovce je 3,6 km a rozloha 6,47 km2. Nachází se v nadmořské výšce 2640 - 3870 m. Svého vrcholu dosáhl v roce 1860. V údolí pod ledovcem je jezero Lagh da Palü. Jezero se nachází v nadmořské výšce 1923 metrů.

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  • Copyright: Tomas Loew (TOMLEVMB) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 110 W: 0 N: 741] (2190)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2019-09-12
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/0.8, 1/333 seconds
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2019-10-18 12:30
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