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Megadunes are slightly rounded at their crests and are so subtle that a person on the ground cannot see the pattern. In this aerial photograph, the megadune area looks like light and dark stripes in the snow.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site

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Album name:kleitzell / Megadunes 2002/2003
Keywords:Megadunes megadunes Ted Scambos snow ice land sky dune Antarctica ice_sheet ice sheet antarctic
Copyright Information:May be used freely if properly cited
Image Credit:Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
File Size:169 KB
Date added:Oct 07, 2008
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