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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS073-711-45 Date: Oct. 1995
Geographic Region: USA-CALIFORNIA
Feature: AGR.,RUNWAYS,HANFORD,R.


IMAGE
 
STS073-711-045 Hanford, California, U.S.A. October 1995
Extensive irrigated agricultural patterns are apparent in this part of the San Joaquin Valley extending westward from Hanford to Interstate Highway 5. The variation in field sizes signifies a variety of crops in the region. Visible are two parallel, offset runways (northwest-southeast alignment) of Lemoore Naval Air Station and thin linear features that are highways, railroad rights-of-way, and major irrigation canals. Nonproductive, hilly terrain is discernible along the lower left edge of the picture. (Refer to STS-073-742-066 for a color infrared photograph of the same area.)


Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 352k
Mission: STS073  
Roll - Frame: 711 - 45
Geographical Name: USA-CALIFORNIA  
Features: AGR.,RUNWAYS,HANFORD,R.  
Center Lat x Lon: 36.5N x 120W
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: 35   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
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   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 101  
 
Date: 19951026   YYYYMMDD
Time: 182232   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 35.8N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 118.5W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 156   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 144   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 39   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: VALLEY  
Water Views:  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: AGRICULTURE, AIRPORT  
City Views:  

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