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I. Titicaca

Lake Titicaca is found altiplano high (South America) and it borders Peru and Bolivia. It has the depth of 280 metres. It is the largest fresh water supply in the South America. The lake is characterised by small artificial islands of which they are made of reeds. Rainfall and glaciers melting on the sierras fed the lake. The lake is remarkable for people who live on the Uros, which are the group of islands and they become a centre that attract tourist. [10]

This image was taken from the reference below:

Lake Titicaca: Image 1

Lake Titicaca image taken using 3-D facing the north-east direction

Co-ordinates: 15°55' 22,49˝ S 69°09' 40,44˝ W

Lake Titicaca: Image 2

The image shows the lake with some small mountains, image taken facing north-east using the 3-D.

Co-ordinates: 15°55' 29,88˝ S 69°01' 47,82˝ W

Lake Titicaca: Image 3

Image taken facing northeast, showing some of the horns like formation of the lake. Large portion extend towards the north-west using the 2-D.

Co-ordinates: 15°50' 38,41˝ S 69°22' 14,61˝ W

Lake Titicaca: Image 4

The image was taken from the above facing north-east. The lake is seen surrounded by Rocky Mountains using the 2-D.

Co-ordinates: 15°43' 46,02˝ S 69°26' 56,02˝ W

1. Wikipedia contributors. Lake [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2006 Jul 11, 05:52 UTC [cited 2006 Jul 12]. Available from: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Lake&oldid=63179389.