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Pico Ruivo | Rock formation

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At a first glance, this rock formation could be interpreted as the ruin of an ancient building. In fact, it most likely represents a combination of magmatic dikes, having withstood erosion better than the surrounding rocks, and the remains of pyroclastic material.

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on Saturday 23 April 2022 by Martin Mergili
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