NASA Photo ID: STS040-614-061      File Name: 10064370.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 06/14/91
  Title: Albuquerque, NM, USA
  Description:
  Albuquerque, NM (35.0N, 106.5W) is situated on the edge of the Rio Grande 
  River and flood plain which cuts across the image.  The reddish brown
  surface  of the Albuquerque Basin is a fault depression filled with ancient
  alluvial  fan and lake bed sediments.  On the slopes of the Manzano
  Mountains to the  east of Albuquerque, juniper and other timber of the
  Cibola National Forest   can be seen as contrasting dark tones of
  vegetation.                
  Subject terms:
  CITIES                                  
  DESERTS                                 
  EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)         
  FLOOD PLAINS                            
  MOUNTAINS                               
  STS-40                                  
  

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