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Aorounga Impact Crater
Mount Emi Koussi (67.47 mi / 108.58 km)
From: barbatusLooks like a ground down volcano crater, doesn't it? (And there is a younger volcano just to the North-West.)
Thu Aug 18 04:21:49 -0700 2005
From: TexasAndroidThat's the Aorounga impact crater.
Thu Aug 18 07:48:51 -0700 2005
From: barbatusCool, thanks!
Thu Aug 18 12:40:19 -0700 2005
But what is that strange black hole (located in Lybia, some 500 miles N-N-W from our crater)?
From: tedderI'll update the listing name.
Thu Aug 18 13:58:55 -0700 2005
From: MarkIn this view:
Thu Aug 18 14:25:35 -0700 2005
The black hole looks like a gorilla lying on his back, looking to the northwest
From: TexasAndroidThe "Strange Black hole" is an ancient volcanic flow, known as Was Namus.
Fri Aug 19 07:42:47 -0700 2005
More info at http://www.fjexpeditions.com/frameset/waunamus.htm
From: TexasAndroidWau Namus, actually. Sigh.
Fri Aug 19 09:31:37 -0700 2005
From: barbatusGreat! Thank you very much. I've just created an entry for that beauty.
Fri Aug 19 15:46:46 -0700 2005