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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS039-602-55 Date: Apr. 1991
Geographic Region: CANADA-Q
Feature: JAMES BAY, ICE FLOWS

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  STS039-602-055 Hudson, James Bays, Canada May 1991
The southern end of Hudson Bay (lower left) and its southern extension James Bay (upper right), are visible in this southeast-looking view. Cloud cover partially obscures the different sized ice floes that can be found mainly in the south central section of Hudson Bay. The large, white, smooth-looking features east and west of the water are probably snow covered ice that are adjacent to the shorelines of Quebec (top) and Ontario (bottom). The dark areas within Hudson and James Bays show the extent of open water in spring (May). Akimiski Island is the island near the western side of James Bay (upper right corner).
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 305k
Mission: STS039  
Roll - Frame: 602 - 55
Geographical Name: CANADA-Q  
Features: JAMES BAY, ICE FLOWS  
Center Lat x Lon: 54.0N x 79W
Film Exposure: U   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 20
 
Camera: RX
 
Camera Tilt: HO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: E   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: 19  
 
Date: 19910429   YYYYMMDD
Time: 144100   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 53.9N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 91.1W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 115   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 138   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 35   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: ISLAND  
Water Views: SEA ICE, BAY  
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