October 29, 2011
Part of Mexico's Baja California and part of southern California, including the Los Angeles and San Diego areas, can be seen in this STS-125 still photo taken from the Space Shuttle Atlantis as it passed near the Pacific Coast. The Gulf of California is in the foreground. The Salton Sea/Imperial Valley area can be seen at top center.
Topics: Colorado River, Environment of California, Imperial County, California, Weather, Environment, California, Las Californias, Baja California, San Diego, Southern California, Baja California peninsula, Imperial valley, Salton Sea, Depressions