Badwater Basin, Death Valley

Equipment Info
Canon Canon EOS 20D
State/Province/Region
CA
Country
US
Nearest Area
Furnace Creek
Town
Pahrump, Nevada
Notes

1/30 sec at f/8 1 1/3 EV ISO 100 17 mm Split ND Grad .9

Description

Badwater is a basin in California's Death Valley, noted as the lowest point in North America, with an elevation of 282 feet (86 m) below sea level. Repeated freeze-thaw and evaporation cycles gradually pushed the thin salt crust into curiously hexagonal honeycomb shape.

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Date Added
April 25, 2010
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April 25, 2010