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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: ISS039-E-9383 Date: Apr. 2014
Geographic Region: BELGIUM
Feature: BRUSSELS, ANTWERP, DOCKS AT NIGHT

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  Brussels and Antwerp, Belgium, at night

The crew of the international Space Station took this night shot of Brussels, the capital city and largest city of Belgium, and also the de facto headquarters of the European Union. The other city is Antwerp, located on the Scheldt R. which appears as a black line angling through the city. Antwerp is a major European port with access to the Atlantic Ocean. Its extensive dock facilities are even more brightly lit than the city center. Other brilliant points are the city center of Brussels and the Brussels National Airport. Major highways appear as straighter, brighter lines radiating from the two cities. The battlefield of Waterloo lies in the cornfields immediately south of Brussels.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 692k
Mission: ISS039  
Roll - Frame: E - 9383
Geographical Name: BELGIUM  
Features: BRUSSELS, ANTWERP, DOCKS AT NIGHT  
Center Lat x Lon: 51.1N x 4.4E
Film Exposure:   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
 
Camera: N5
 
Camera Tilt: 51   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 180  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: W   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?:   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number:  
 
Date: 20140405   YYYYMMDD
Time: 214609   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 50.3N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 8.8E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 331   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 220   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: -29   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
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Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: AIRPORT  
City Views: ANTWERP, WATERLOO  
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