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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: NM21-766-71 Date: Jul. 1996
Geographic Region: USA-NEW YORK

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  NM21-766-071 Eastern Long Island, New York Spring-Summer 1996
A good portion of eastern Long Island can be seen in this northeast-looking view. The large circular area to the left of the center of the image is the Brookhaven National Laboratory. Long Island Sound, an arm of the Atlantic Ocean, covers the upper left quadrant of the image, and the Atlantic Ocean is visible in the lower right quadrant of the image. The beaches of the Fire Island National Seashore extend from the bottom center of the image terminating to the right of the center of the image. The runways of Suffolk County Airport are discernible in the upper right portion of the image. Major highways are visible traversing the area from west (bottom left) to east (upper right). Also noted is the thinning of urban areas to more agricultural and woodland land patterns from west to east on the image.
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 372k
Mission: NM21  
Roll - Frame: 766 - 71
Geographical Name: USA-NEW YORK  
Center Lat x Lon: 41.0N x 73W
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: LO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
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:  
Date: 19960705   YYYYMMDD
Nadir Lat: N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth:   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude:   nautical miles
Sun Elevation:   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: COAST  
Water Views: BAY  
Atmosphere Views:  
City Views:  
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