Racetrack Playa

Racetrack Playa
Racetrack Playa. / John Fowler, Flickr / CC BY 2.0
Dry lake in Death Valley, where the “sailing stones” have left traces in the mud. Stones are moved by wind in wet mud together with thin ice sheets at the moment when ice sheets are melting.

Location, GPS coordinates: 36.67994 N 117.56202 W
Categories: Aeolian formations
Values: Geology, Visual
Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Where is located? North America, United States, California, Inyo County, northwestern side of Death Valley

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