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Black Butte

Black Butte

Black Butte is a cluster of overlapping dacite lava domes in a butte, a parasitic satellite cone of Mount Shasta. . The highway crosses a 3,912 ft pass, Black Butte Summit, at the western base of the lava domes. The lava domes were extruded at the foot of the cone of Shastina following the period of its major eruptions about 9,00010,000 years ago.

Nikon D800
30s f/22.0 at 75.0mm iso100 hide exif
Full EXIF Info
Date/Time13-Jun-2012 05:13:00
ModelNIKON D800
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length75 mm
Exposure Time30.00 sec
ISO Equivalent100
Exposure Bias-1/3
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programmanual (1)
Focus Distance

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PiJoly09-Jun-2017 18:52
WOW! Superbe misty-ring. V
Karin Doeling14-Jun-2013 19:15
Wow, what a great photo!! V
Jim & Josefina14-Jun-2012 18:21
I would never have thought to shoot it like this!
Cedric Sims14-Jun-2012 06:08
I like this, looks cool!V
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