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Old April 22nd, 2011, 01:47 AM   #6341
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 05:47 AM   #6342
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 07:41 AM   #6343
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 11:48 AM   #6344
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These stunning photos by Shardview77 were just posted on the uk forums:

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I don't usually like a smog alert, but its giving the Shard its own aura. Every chemical cloud has a silver lining....

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Old April 22nd, 2011, 11:54 AM   #6345
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 04:49 PM   #6346
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These stunning photos by Shardview77 were just posted on the uk forums:
Those shots are just absolutely incredible. Glazing/reflection seems like The Shard got some sort of superpower which produces natural rays from the main body
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 07:03 PM   #6347
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 08:26 PM   #6348
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The second and third shots from Shardview77.
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 08:40 PM   #6349
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 08:58 PM   #6350
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 09:46 PM   #6351
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 11:39 PM   #6352
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great shots.so whats the current height
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Old April 22nd, 2011, 11:53 PM   #6353
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I don't know about the heright but they should be pouring the 54-55 floors.
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 12:13 AM   #6354
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just interesting.as far as i know Mercury city tower in Moscow is currently at 219 meters and 49 floor.watching those pictures i guess Shard is at 190 meters and 55 floor...or maybe im wrong.anyway great tower for London !!!
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 12:37 AM   #6355
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just interesting.as far as i know Mercury city tower in Moscow is currently at 219 meters and 49 floor.watching those pictures i guess Shard is at 190 meters and 55 floor...or maybe im wrong.anyway great tower for London !!!
Well, Shard is getting thiner with each floor so it should move up significantly faster than Mercury.
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 01:50 AM   #6356
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 03:11 AM   #6357
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That's probably the height of the core but I thought he meant the floors..?
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 11:49 AM   #6358
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Old April 23rd, 2011, 03:31 PM   #6359
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That's probably the height of the core but I thought he meant the floors..?
It looks like the floors are approximately level with the second setback which going by Culwulla's last diagram makes it 187m.
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