Mirounga leonina


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Čeština: Mládě rypouše sloního (Mirounga leonina) na Jižní Georgii.
Deutsch: Junger Südlicher See-Elefant (Mirounga leonina) in Südgeorgien.
English: Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) (young) in South Georgia.
Suomi: Etelänmerinorsu (Mirounga leonina) Etelä-Georgiassa.
Français : Éléphant de mer du sud (Mirounga leonina) ou Éléphant de mer austral en Géorgie du Sud
Italiano: Un giovane esemplare di elefante marino del sud (Mirounga leonina) in Georgia del Sud, un'isola dell'emisfero australe che fu anche teatro della Guerra delle Falkland.
Русский: Южный морской слон (Mirounga leonina) (молодой) на одном из островов архипелага Южная Георгия.
Basa Sunda: Gajah Laut Pakidulan (Mirounga leonina) ngora di Georgia Kidul.
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Author Butterfly voyages - Serge Ouachée

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54° 5′ 44.00″ S, 37° 7′ 38.00″ W

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EXIF data:
File name mirounga_leonina.jpg
Size, Mbytes 4.0869921875
Mime type image/jpeg
Camera manufacturer NIKON CORPORATION
Camera model NIKON D90
Orientation of image 1
Image resolution in width direction 300
Image resolution in height direction 300
Unit of X and Y resolution 2
Exposure time 2/1000 sec (0.002)
F number f / 11
ISO speed rating 200
Exif version 0221
Lens focal length 30 mm
Date and time original image was generated 2009:11:13 19:37:11
Date and time image was made digital data 2009:11:13 19:37:11
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Maximum lens aperture 4.1
Metering mode 5
User comments ASCII
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Exif image width 4288
Exif image length 2848
InteroperabilityOffset 834
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Digital zoom ratio 1
Focal length in 35 mm film 45 mm
Interoperability index R98
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Software used Nikon Transfer 1.1 M

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