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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: NASA7-710-61 Date: Mar. 1998
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-V
Feature: MELBOURNE, VENUS BAY

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  NASA7-710-061 Australian Alps, Victoria, Australia Winter/Spring 1998
Natural features along the southern coast of Victoria dominate this synoptic view that extends from Port Phillip Bay (upper right corner) to Ninety Mile Beach (linear feature left middle). Eastward from Port Phillip Bay the major coastal features include Western Port Bay (with French Island in the middle of the bay), Cape Paterson, Cape Liptrop, forested Wilsonís Promontory (the southernmost point of land of mainland Australia), and shallow and sandy Corner Inlet (along the east side of Wilsonís Promontory). The small dark area immediately north and inland of Corner Inlet is a forested, low mountain (less than 2000 feet Ė 610 meters above sea level). The much larger dark area (bottom center) is a more elevated, extensive mountain range, known as the Australian Alps. These mountains are also the southern extent of the Great Dividing Range that runs along almost the entire eastern margin of the Australian continent.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 396k
Mission: NASA7  
Roll - Frame: 710 - 61
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-V  
Features: MELBOURNE, VENUS BAY  
Center Lat x Lon: 38.5S x 146.0E
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 5
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: LO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction:   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: N   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number:  
 
Date: 19980307   YYYYMMDD
Time:   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth:   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude:   nautical miles
Sun Elevation:   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: CAPE, MOUNTAIN  
Water Views: BAY  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views:  
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