SY9189 : Hoarfrost on Northport Heath

taken 7 years ago, near to Sandford, Dorset, Great Britain

Hoarfrost on Northport Heath
Hoarfrost on Northport Heath
These ice crystals had grown on a thin stem of grass that was lying on a frozen puddle beside a track through the conifer plantations. the stem is about 1-2mm diameter and the individual hoar crystals are up to 10mm in length. The air temperature was about -1 C.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Saturday, 4 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Woodland, Forest  Air, Sky, Weather 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 9123 8932 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:42.2071N 2:7.5332W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 9123 8932
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Puddle Ice  Ice Crystal  Ice  Frozen Puddle  Hoar Frost 

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