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Nazca Lines - Pampa de San Jose

Nazca,Pampa de San Jose

This figure is thought to represent an astronaut. The lines are thought to have been etched on the Pampa Colorada sands by three different groups: the Paracas people 900-200 BC, Nazcas 200 BC-AD 600 and the settlers from Ayacucho at about 630 AD.

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