Moloka’i

Highest Sea Cliffs

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U.S. Postal Commemorative, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

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The sea cliffs along the northeastern coastb of Moloka’i, one of eight major islands in the state of Hawaii, are the highest in the world.  The cliffs near Umilehi Point drop nearly 3,000 feet at an average slope of 58 degrees.

http://www.nps.gov/kala/index.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molokai

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Image courtesy of Jim Roberts, GVCC