Rhine Falls in winter / Switzerland (Deep Nature)

The Rhine Falls (Rheinfall in German) are the largest plain waterfalls in Europe. The falls are located on the High Rhine between the municipalities of Neuhausen am Rheinfall and Laufen-Uhwiesen, near the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland, between the cantons of Schaffhausen and Zürich. They are 150 m (450 ft) wide and 23 m (75 ft) high. In the winter months, the average water flow is 250 m³/s, while in the summer, the average water flow is 700 m³/s.

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Uploaded: February 04, 2011
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Captured with:
Canon EOS-1D Mark III

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