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GEHFileBot
05-16-2006, 01:57 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile18012/orange-mountains?.htm>orange mountains?</a></b><br><br>i found some orange mountion in queensland, australia. i wonder why they are orange<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/773178oj.jpg>

ozlingula
05-16-2006, 02:07 AM
They are not orange in reality - it is a false colour effect in the satellite image. They are a dark grey-brown colour, with very little vegetation.

Here is an image of the place as seen from the road to Cooktown. The place is called Black Mountain National Park.

http://img111.imageshack.us/img111/6755/05032001q032blackmtnp0jr.jpg