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There are no plans to develop a Non-JavaScript version of this website. Thank you for your understanding. - This is a photograph of the Salton Sea and surrounding areas, including the Imperial Valley, Coachella Valley, Laguna Salada, Southern California in the United States, Mexico, and the Pacific Ocean. It was taken from inside the command module of the NASA Apollo 9 spacecraft (nicknamed Gumdrop) on March 11, 1969 as part of a project studying geologic elements of Earth as viewed from Space. This image, along with several others, were used to study the fault lines in Southern California and northern Mexico. This is a high resolution version of the life-of-the-salton-sea-the-salton-sea-viewed-from-apollo-9-spacecraft-03.11.1969-1k.jpg file.
Life of the Salton Sea