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The western Alps 2 location map

The western Alps 2

The highest peaks of the Alps are located in the western part in Switzerland, France and Italy. This view shows on the far left the Mont Blanc (4807m). Separated by the Great St. Bernard Pass the highest peaks of southern Switzerland and at the border between Switzerland and Italy, among others from right to left the Weisshorn (4506m), the Matterhorn (4478m) and the Dufourspitze (4638m). North of the Valais the Bernese Alps and in the background the Peaks of eastern Switzerland and Austria. On the right south of the Pennine Alps the Aosta Valley in northern Italy.

View: The western Alps 2
Location: Lon 7.532°
Lat 44.886°
Altitude: 39 km
Direction: 16°
Camera Angle: 42°
User Rating: 2.5
Location Map:    Visible Topography
The western Alps 2 location map
The western Alps 2

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The southwestern Alps
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The Bernese Alps from north

Visitor comments:

by Alberto from Italy posted on Wed Jan 28 2009 13:03:41
Wonderful, I didn't imagine it was possible to obtain such a great clear views of our plant. With my compliments, Alberto from Italy.
by Cru Jones posted on Thu Aug 28 2008 12:22:03
Any chance you could label some of the key mountains? Tough to pick them out.

TIA
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