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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS068-258-26 Date: Oct. 1994

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  STS068-258-026 Klyuchevskaya Volcano, Russia October 1994
In this spectacular image, the snow-covered Klyuchevskaya Volcano and its shadow (center of the image) can be seen in this north-looking view. The week before this image was acquired, Klyuchevskaya had one of its largest eruptions in over 45 years, depositing ash on its summit and to the southeast of the volcano. Snowfall has covered the ash and other materials deposited by the eruption of the volcano. Klyuchevskaya is a 15584-foot (4652 meter) high stratovolcano, that is located on the central Kamchatka Peninsula of far eastern Russia. The volcano is the highest mountain in eastern Russia and it is part of the Pacific "Ring of Fire." Across the top of the image, the Kamchatka River is discernible.
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 357k
Mission: STS068  
Roll - Frame: 258 - 26
Geographical Name: RUSSIAN FEDERATION  
Center Lat x Lon: 56.0N x 160.5E
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: 43   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: NE   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: 154  
Date: 19941009   YYYYMMDD
Time: 215536   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 54.7N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 159.4E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 129   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 110   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 17   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Water Views: RIVER  
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