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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: ISS004-E-13300 Date: Jun. 2002
Geographic Region: USA-CALIFORNIA
Feature: WOLF & COPPER FIRES, MOJAVE

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  Wolf and Copper Fires Near Los Angeles
This photograph taken from the International Space Station on June 7, 2002, shows the Wolf and Copper Fires burning in the hills outside Los Angeles. Astronauts use a variety of lenses and look angles as their orbits pass over wildfires to document the long-distance movements of smoke from the fires as well as details of the burning areas. In this persepctive view, you can see the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley at upper left, and the Channel Islands at lower left. In the background is the Mojave Desert.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 53k
Mission: ISS004  
Roll - Frame: E - 13300
Geographical Name: USA-CALIFORNIA  
Features: WOLF & COPPER FIRES, MOJAVE  
Center Lat x Lon: 34.0N x 119W
Film Exposure:   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 50
 
Camera: E4
 
Camera Tilt: HO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 70  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: N   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?:   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 263  
 
Date: 20020607   YYYYMMDD
Time: 231712   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 27.4N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 122.2W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 275   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 208   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 47   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: DESERT, VALLEY  
Water Views:  
Atmosphere Views: SMOKE  
Man Made Views:  
City Views: LOS ANGELES  
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