Google Maps: ‘Door to Hell’ phenomenon has burned for 40 years - and no one knows why

Google Maps: ‘Door to Hell’ phenomenon has burned for 40 years - and no one knows why
 

Google Maps Street View is one way that Britons who can’t afford to travel can see the glove.
There are various strange and mysterious sights all over the globe, and this is one of them.
The Darvaza Gas Crater is also known as the “Door to Hell”, a rather frightening name.
The site in the Karakum Desert in Turkmenistan is a popular tourist site, thanks to it’s one of a kind nature.
An enormous crater, the site has burned continuously for since 1971 - almost 50 years - leaving scientists puzzled.
It is 226 ft in diameter and 98 ft deep - a rather enormous natural gas fire, which many choose... read more

 
25 February 2018 in Travel, Views: 59
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30