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Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto Island

Devonport

A view of Rangitoto Island, one of Auckland's numerous small basaltic volcanic cones, displaying an almost perfect symmetric shape, the shallow angle of repose a result of the very low viscosity of the basaltic magma ejected form the central cone. The photo was taken from Mt Victoria above Devonport, another of the regions small volcanic landforms.

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