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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS61A-31-37 Date: Oct. 1985
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-WA
Feature: RECHERCHE ARCH, COAST, AGR

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  STS61A-31-0037 Recherche Archipeligo, Western Australia, Australia November 1985
The southern coast of Western Australia between the port city of Esperance (west side) and Point Malcolm (east) is captured in this regional view. An extensive array of small islands, the Recherche Archipeligo, as well as a scattered reef system are intermingled along this coastline. The highly reflective strips along the shoreline are very large sandy beaches. The lighter-colored landscape tends to be cultivated fields or extensive rangeland while the darker terrain shows large areas of undeveloped land consisting of natural vegetation. Straight lines indicate property boundaries.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 334k
Mission: STS61A  
Roll - Frame: 31 - 37
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-WA  
Features: RECHERCHE ARCH, COAST, AGR  
Center Lat x Lon: 33.5S x 122.5E
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: 12   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: N   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: 5  
 
Date: 19851031   YYYYMMDD
Time: 002026   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 34.1S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 122.3E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 77   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 179   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 41   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: COAST, ISLAND  
Water Views: BAY  
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