Christ the Redeemer Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Completed in 1931, this famous statue of Christ overlooking Rio de Janeiro is the second largest of its kind in the world. It was named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007.

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22.951520° S, 43.210782° W

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Christ the Redeemer (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
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April 11, 2015