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Near vertical view of Birmingham, Alabama as seen from Apollo 9

Near vertical view of the Birmingham, Alabama area extending to Gadeden, as photographed from the Apollo 9 spacecraft during its earth-orbital mission. The city spreads out between ridges of the folded southern Appalachien Mountains. The major stream in the picture is the Coosa River.

Catalog Date: 11 March 1969
Film Type: 70mm
NASA image: AS09-23-3566

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