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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS058-80-35 Date: Oct. 1993
Geographic Region: USA-TEXAS
Feature: RICHLAND CHAMBERS RES., TRINITY RIVER

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  STS058-080-035 Richland Creek Reservoir, Texas, U.S.A. October 1993
Two large reservoirs dominate this photograph of low, rolling hills near Corsicana—Y-shaped Richland Creek Reservoir southeast of Corsicana and, to its northeast, elongated Cedar Creek Reservoir between Corsicana and Athens—with muddy sediment (lighter water) apparent in the upper reaches of both. Barely discernible is a section of the Trinity River that flows southward between the two reservoirs. Corsicana lies at the intersection of north-south-oriented Interstate Highway 45 and Texas Highway 31 (lower left corner). Texas Highway 31 connects Corsicana and Athens (near the top center). Apparent south of Richland Creek Reservoir are a lignite strip mine operation and a small, dark lake.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 380k
Mission: STS058  
Roll - Frame: 80 - 35
Geographical Name: USA-TEXAS  
Features: RICHLAND CHAMBERS RES., TRINITY RIVER  
Center Lat x Lon: 32.0N x 96W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 29   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
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: 68  
 
Date: 19931022   YYYYMMDD
Time: 195213   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 31.6N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 97.4W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 213   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 155   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 41   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: RANGE, PLAIN  
Water Views: RESERVOIR, RIVER  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: MINING, HIGHWAY, DAM  
City Views:  
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