Jordan 1989 - maui-mike
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Petra's eastern entrance leads steeply down through a dark, narrow gorge (in places only 3 - 4 m (9.8 - 13 ft) wide) called the Siq ("the shaft"), a natural geological feature formed from a deep split in the sandstone rocks and serving as a waterway flowing into Wadi Musa.

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