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: Environment of California, Imperial County, California, Colorado River, Weather, Environment, Las Californias, Salton Sea, Imperial valley, Baja California peninsula, Baja California, Depressions, Southern California, San Diego, California