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Contest #11

New rules apply! All comments will be moderated for the duration of the contest and made public at its completion. All correct answers will be given credit starting with contest #11. Make sure to be as specific as possible when making your guess.

A running tally of those who guess correctly will now be kept.

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February 21st, 2008 Posted by | Uncategorized | 5 comments

5 Responses to “Contest #11”

  1. This is the evaporation pond south of the Dead Sea, operated by Dead Sea Works, Inc.:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dead_Sea_Works
    31° 8’11.56″N 35°26’2.28″E

    If the Google Earth Community notes are to be trusted, it’s also home to Sodom and Gomorrah!

  2. These are salt/mineral evaporation pans which are either part of, or immediately to the south of the Dead Sea, in the Jordan Rift Valley. I think this area used to actually be part of the dead sea, until it started drying up from to much water being diverted further north.

  3. dead sea, israel
    31°07’N 35°25’E

  4. That’s the south end of the Dead Sea, with ‘En Tamar, Israel, on the left and Safi, Jordan, on the right.

  5. Israel – Jordan boarder

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