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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS033-79-31 Date: Nov. 1989
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-WA
Feature: SAINT GEORGE BASIN

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  STS033-079-031 Saint George Basin, Western Australia, Australia November 1989
Several of the islands that make up the Bonaparte Archipelago are visible in this view of the rugged north coast of Western Australia. Prince Regent River, the exceptionally straight dark feature (lower right quadrant) that is oriented southeast-northwest, flows into St. George Basin, the body of water which lies upper right of center almost surrounded by land. The riverís linearity indicates that it is located along a major fault that extends into the Indian Ocean at Brunswick Bay (top) The body of water along the lower left side of the picture is an inlet of Doubtful Bay.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 339k
Mission: STS033  
Roll - Frame: 79 - 31
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-WA  
Features: SAINT GEORGE BASIN  
Center Lat x Lon: 15.5S x 125.0E
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: 30   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
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   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 17  
 
Date: 19891124   YYYYMMDD
Time: 015320   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 17.6S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 125.1E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 101   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 220   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 68   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PENINSULA, FAULT  
Water Views: RIVER, BAY  
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