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Hoar frost (also called radiation frost or hoarfrost or pruina) refers to the white ice crystals, loosely deposited on the ground or exposed objects, that form on cold clear nights when heat is lost into the open sky causing objects to become colder than the surrounding air.

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  • Copyright: federico ce (federico) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 234 W: 0 N: 224] (2169)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-12-27
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/14.0, 1/30 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-04-12 14:26
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