The Underwater Waterfall Illusion 1

An underwater waterfall, an exceptional illusion, located at the Southwestern tip of the Mauritius island. When viewed from above, you can clearly see a runoff of sand creating the impression of an ‘underwater waterfall’.   Satellite view from the Google Maps.

The Underwater Waterfall Illusion 2



Mauritius, the Republic of Mauritius, is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) off the southeast coast of the African continent. The country includes the islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues, 560 kilometres (350 mi) east of the principal island, the islands of Agaléga and Saint Brandon. The islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues and the French department of Réunion 170 km (110 mi) form part of the Mascarene Islands. The area of the country is 2040 km2, its capital is Port Louis.

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