Alien planets on Earth

Challenge #2 in the Explore our Planet series. Hosted by Septem.
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Planet Earth has a lot of different faces and landscapes. But there are some places out there, where you wouldn't believe that they are on earth. This challenge is about what you expect other alien planets could look like. Please read the rules - otherwise I have to disqualify your picture.
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It looks like it's on the moon, but no, this is the micro-planet Etna, named in tribute to a certain volcano on Terra.
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Submitted: Monday, 27th February, 2012 13:57 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 8th October, 2001
Focal length: 5.41 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F7.2
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Notes: 3 shot panorama
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