View Full Version : Oil Fire in Libya discussion

10-09-2006, 05:27 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile2447/Oil-Fire-in-Libya.htm>Oil Fire in Libya</a></b><br><br>This seems to be a huge fire in the Libyan desert.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/772546oil_fire.jpg>

Pierre Pallier
10-09-2006, 05:36 PM

It's not a big fire, but an old volcano, Al Namous.

Land is very dark here because there is a lot of black dust with olivine crystals.
I was at Namous volcano in march 2006 and took some pictures :
<a href="http://perso.orange.fr/pierre.pallier/Libye/photo135.html"> The volcano </a> and <a href="http://perso.orange.fr/pierre.pallier/Libye/Voyage_Libye_photos08.html#photo04"> some other pictures of the volcano.</a>

10-09-2006, 07:21 PM
Great pics, thanks. Always wondered what this area may look like...