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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS028-76-60 Date: Aug. 1989
Geographic Region: USA-NEBRASKA

STS028-076-060 Grand Island and Hastings, Nebraska, U.S.A. August 1989
The rich agricultural lands of south-central Nebraska east of Hastings and Grand Island are visible in this north-northwest-looking, low-oblique photograph. A four-lane, north-south-oriented highway connects Grand Island and Hastings (upper right). Discernible south of Grand Island are the north-northeast-flowing Platte River and east-west Interstate Highway 80.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 439k
Mission: STS028  
Roll - Frame: 76 - 60
Geographical Name: USA-NEBRASKA  
Center Lat x Lon: 40.5N x 98W
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: 38   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: SE   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: 7  
Date: 19890808   YYYYMMDD
Time: 220827   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 41.6N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 99.8W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 255   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 163   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 40   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  
City Views:  

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