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Hundred Years old Eucalyptus Tree,Dinanchi (Dian Lake), Kunming,Yunan 9/2013

100 Year old Eucalyptus Trees – Back in 1896 Australian Eucalyptus trees were introduced to Yunnan province by the late Qing Dynasty for their quick growing ability. From Wikipedia Coordinates: 24°48′02″N 102°40′17″E

Dian Lake ,pinyin: Diān Chí is a large endorheic lake located on the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau close to Kunming, Yunnan, China. Its nickname is "Sparkling Pearl Embedded in a Highland," and it was the model for the Kunming Lake in the Summer Palace in Beijing.

It is a freshwater fault lake at 1,886.5 m (6,189 ft) above sea level. The lake covers 298 km2 (115 sq mi). It is 39 km (24 mi) long from north to south, and the average depth is 4.4 m (14 ft). It is the eighth largest lake in China and the largest in Yunnan Province.

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  • Uploaded on November 11, 2013
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    by F. Zaman
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-TZ7
    • Taken on 2013/09/03 09:07:58
    • Exposure: 0.020s (1/50)
    • Focal Length: 17.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash