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The Door to Hell in Turkmenistan

I bet you feel surprise with the name of this place. Yes, what is the Door to Hell or (some called) the Gates to Hell? It is the crater of fire which is a natural gas field locates in Derweze, Ahal Province, Turkmenistan. In 1971, it was collapsed into underground formed as a natural gas crater. With a total area of 5,350 square meters, the crater has diameter of 60 meters with depth of 30…
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