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This kind of clouds Altocumulus lenticularis are very typical on King George Island. This is an orographic cloud. That means that forming of this cloud start over the mounains. Aspecially wind crossing our Island starts forming Altocumulus lenticularis. This clouds looks especially splendid during sunset or sunrise. This photo was executed at 10:40 during sunrise, antarctic winter. Black outline is Polish Antarctic Station 'Arctowski' lighthouse.

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