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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS61A-41-88 Date: Nov. 1985
Geographic Region: USA-IOWA
Feature: WATERLOO

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  STS61A-041-0088 Cedar River, Wapsipinicon River, Waterloo, and Cedar Falls, Iowa, U.S.A. November 1985
Two rivers traverse this rich farming and livestock region—the more northeasterly Wapsipinicon River and the larger Cedar River, on which are situated the twin cities of Cedar Falls and Waterloo (midway between left center and center). Waterloo, the larger and more easterly of the twin cities, is an industrial and trade center specializing in farm machinery and air conditioning equipment. Cedar Falls has a diversity of small manufacturing industries and is the home of Northern Iowa University.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 424k
Mission: STS61A  
Roll - Frame: 41 - 88
Geographical Name: USA-IOWA  
Features: WATERLOO  
Center Lat x Lon: 42.5N x 92W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 10
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 34   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: SW   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: 80  
 
Date: 19851104   YYYYMMDD
Time: 170202   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 43.4N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 90.2W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 168   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 179   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 30   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN  
Water Views: RIVER  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: AGRICULTURE, URBAN AREA  
City Views:  
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