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Mountain Ranges Amidst Sahara Sands, Algeria

23.1N 5.8E

July 14th, 2010 Category: Mountains

Algeria - June 30th, 2010

Algeria - June 30th, 2010

Two mountain ranges are visible amidst the orange sands of the Sahara Desert in Algeria: the Tassili n’Ajjer, with a pointed triangular shape (center), and the Ahaggar Mountains to the south, separated from the former by a stretch of light sands.

Upon opening the full image, some dust appears to be hanging in the air to the south of the mountains. This later became a more intense dust storm (click here for article).

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