NY3515 : Sorted stone stripes on Catstycam

taken 7 years ago, 4 km from Glenridding, Cumbria, Great Britain

Sorted stone stripes on Catstycam
Sorted stone stripes on Catstycam
Taken from across the valley with a low sun, this photo shows the system of stone stripes running down the steep S slopes of Catstycam. Their formation is due to movements caused by freeze-thaw and solifluction.
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 19 February, 2013
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3504 1573 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.9596N 3:0.3219W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3523 1507
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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