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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS61B-52-43 Date: Dec. 1985
Geographic Region: USA-TEXAS
Feature: KINGSVILLE

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  STS61B-052-0043 Kingsville, Alazan Bay, and Baffin Bay, Texas, U.S.A. November 1985
This north-northwest-looking, low-oblique color infrared photograph features the grasslands and scrubland that comprise portions of the 2000-square-mile (5180-square-kilometer) King Ranch in south Texas. Kingsville, 34 miles (55 kilometers) southwest of Corpus Christi (not in photograph) and headquarters of the King Ranch, is a processing center for natural gas, dairy cattle, cotton, and winter vegetables. Visible are Baffin Bay and sediment-laden Alazan Bay. A small portion of Padre Island is also discernible.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 392k
Mission: STS61B  
Roll - Frame: 52 - 43
Geographical Name: USA-TEXAS  
Features: KINGSVILLE  
Center Lat x Lon: 27.5N x 98W
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: 14   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: NW   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: 93  
 
Date: 19851202   YYYYMMDD
Time: 205944   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 26.9N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 97.6W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 222   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 173   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 27   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN, COAST  
Water Views: BAY  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: HIGHWAY, DRILLING, AGRICULTURE  
City Views:  
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