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Dallol, Ethiopia: Startling facts about the hottest place on Earth

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 19: Panorama inside Dallol volcanic crater in Danakil depression, Afar, Ethiopia

The Dallol region of Ethiopia is a cauldron of burning salt, volcanic rock and sulfuric acid and is officially the hottest place on the planet.

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