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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS055-152A-41 Date: Apr. 1993
Geographic Region: USA-FLORIDA
Feature: TAMPA BAY AREA

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  STS055-152A-041 Tampa Bay, Florida, U.S.A. May 1993
The blue Gulf of Mexico contrasts sharply with the reflective sandy beaches along this section of west-central Florida. Crossing Tampa Bay are bridges that provide key land links between the major urban areas of Bradenton, Clearwater, Saint Petersburg, and Tampa. The short Manatee River travels across the flat landscape and empties into southern Tampa Bay. The highly reflective features (bottom center) appear to be limestone quarries.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 238k
Mission: STS055  
Roll - Frame: 152A - 41
Geographical Name: USA-FLORIDA  
Features: TAMPA BAY AREA  
Center Lat x Lon: 28.0N x 82.5W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
 
Camera: LH
 
Camera Tilt: 26   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: W   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: 64  
 
Date: 19930430   YYYYMMDD
Time: 134842   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 27.7N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 81.2W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 93   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 164   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 39   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN  
Water Views: BAY, GULF  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: URBAN AREA, MINING  
City Views:  
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