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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS056-78-34 Date: Apr. 1993
Geographic Region: TURKEY

STS056-078-034 Imroz Island, Turkey April 1993
Located in the northeast Aegean Sea near the entrance to Dardanelles, the island of Imroz can be seen in this near-nadir looking view. The island covering 108 sq. miles (280 sq. km) has hilly terrain with numerous small canyons and valleys. Grains and beans are grown on the island. Fishing is also a major occupation.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 246k
Mission: STS056  
Roll - Frame: 78 - 34
Geographical Name: TURKEY  
Center Lat x Lon: 40.0N x 26.0E
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: 10   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: E   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: 33  
Date: 19930410   YYYYMMDD
Time: 061020   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 40.0N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 25.5E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 102   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 163   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 26   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: ISLAND, HILL  
Water Views: SEA  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views:  
City Views:  

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