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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS056-110-81 Date: Apr. 1993
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-T
Feature: ANDERSON BAY

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  STS056-110-081 Anderson Bay, Tasmania, Australia April 1993
Although some clouds obscure parts of this color infrared image, Anderson Bay in northeast Tasmania is visible near the center of the picture. Notice the numerous, paralleling, linear white features along the east side of Anderson Bay coastline as well as the southeast shoreline of Noland Bay immediately west of Anderson Bay. These are sandy beaches and exposed sandy areas slightly inland from the beaches. The alignment of these sandy dunes indicates that the wind blows predominately from west to east across the landscape. The lighter, reddish terrain shows pastures and cultivated fields, while the darker, more uniformly colored areas are forested. Waterhouse Island is located northeast of Anderson Bay (right middle).
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 352k
Mission: STS056  
Roll - Frame: 110 - 81
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-T  
Features: ANDERSON BAY  
Center Lat x Lon: 41S x 147.5E
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: 6   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: S   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: 46  
 
Date: 19930411   YYYYMMDD
Time: 021048   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 40.7S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 147.5E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 0   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 166   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 41   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: COAST  
Water Views: BAY  
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