More photos in the vicinity:
St. Georgen and Höllengebirge
Schafberg in the Morning Sun

This region of Upper Austria is called "Alpenvorland" which means the "land before the Alps". In the background you see the first foothills of the Alps with Traunstein (1691 m) being the most prominent peak in the left part of the photo.
Alpenvorland in the Morning Sun
Date: May 31, 2003
Longitude: 13° 28.14'
Latitude: 47° 57.73'

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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy LOC map collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2007-Nov-06