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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS068-257-43 Date: Oct. 1994
Geographic Region: USA-OKLAHOMA
Feature: CIMARRON R, CANTON LAKE

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  STS068-257-043 Great Salt Plains Lake, Cimarron River, and Canadian River, Oklahoma, U.S.A. October 1994
This southeast-looking, low-oblique, panoramic photograph of west-central Oklahoma shows three river systems that move generally west to east through the state—the Cimarron River; to its south the North Canadian River, which flows through Canton Lake (right of center) eastward into Oklahoma City; and farthest south, the South Canadian River, which flows generally southeastward. Situated on the Salt Fork of the Arkansas River, bright, white Great Salt Plains Lake [10 miles (16 kilometers) long], sometimes dry in the late summer and fall, is used for flood control and conservation.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 404k
Mission: STS068  
Roll - Frame: 257 - 43
Geographical Name: USA-OKLAHOMA  
Features: CIMARRON R, CANTON LAKE  
Center Lat x Lon: 36.5N x 98.5W
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: 35   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: S   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: 167  
 
Date: 19941010   YYYYMMDD
Time: 171412   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 37.7N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 99W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 156   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 111   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 43   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN  
Water Views: RIVER, PLAYA  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: AGRICULTURE  
City Views:  
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