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Cape Disappointment Lighthouse

Cape Disappointment Lighthouse

A cape on the mouth's north side marks the entrance to the river. Named "Kah'eese" by the local Indians, it received its current name from Captain John Meares. On July 6, 1788, Meares sought shelter from a turbulent sea but to no avail. He named the cape, "Cape Disappointment."

Nikon D700
1/250s f/9.5 at 122.0mm iso200 hide exif
Full EXIF Info
Date/Time28-Aug-2011 12:28:19
ModelNIKON D700
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length122 mm
Exposure Time1/250 sec
ISO Equivalent200
Exposure Bias
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programshutter priority (4)
Focus Distance47.3 m

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