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Mission: STS064 Roll: 214 Frame: 22 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS64
Country or Geographic Name: USA-CALIFORNIA
Center Point: Latitude: 40.0 Longitude: -122.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: Yes (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: F-16 JNC Map ID: 28


Camera Tilt: 21
Camera Focal Length: 250mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5048 : Kodak, natural color positive, Lumiere 100x/5048, ASA 100x, standard base.


Film Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 5 (0-10)


GMT Date: 19940917 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 230616 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 40.4, Longitude: -123.2 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southeast
Sun Azimuth: 239 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 129 nautical miles (239 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 34 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 130


STS064-214-022 Coast Range Near Red Bluff, California, U.S.A. September 1994
The tree-covered slopes of the Coast Range and Mendocino National Forest are captured in this near-vertical photograph. Visible are a series of north-south-trending parallel hogback ridges and a series of alluvial fans east of the Coast Range, descending to the Sacramento River near the city of Red Bluff. Extending generally eastward is the south fork of meandering Cottonwood Creek. Thomas Creek is visible near the bottom left.

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