Outer Slopes Of Rano Raraku With Moai , Volcano , Easter Island , Polynesia . Ra ...
Stockphoto ID: 2014143
File name: RanoRaraku_22_MoaiInTheQuarryArea_g.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photographer Based in: Australia
Description: outer slopes of rano raraku with moai , volcano , easter island , polynesia . rano raraku is a volcanic crater formed of consolidated volcanic ash , or tuff . it was a quarry for about 500 years until the early eighteenth century , and supplied the stone from which about 95% of the islands known monolithic sculpture ( moai ) were carved . 397 moai remain there .