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GEHFileBot
07-18-2005, 06:35 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile143/Saudi-Circles.kmz.htm>Saudi Circles.kmz</a></b><br><br>Strange circles in Saudi Arabia (note: used for irrigation, typically)<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/071005/saudi_circles.jpg>

iricigor
10-02-2005, 08:44 PM
Can you explain with more details what these strange circles are used for?

foxycat
10-03-2005, 04:09 AM
They're actually circles of water produced by rotating blades in the center. For some reason, the water takes on different colors from the air. At www.bbs.keyhole.com, we've found dozens of them worldwide.

foxycat
10-13-2005, 06:06 AM
I don't think I explained that the process is called called "center pivot irrigation."

AhMaD AlMuBaDiL
08-30-2006, 10:24 PM
these circles r simply FARMS!