STS030-86-36
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Spacecraft nadir point: 28.4° N, 95.8° W

Photo center point: 29.5° N, 95.0° W

Nadir to Photo Center: Northeast

Spacecraft Altitude: 176 nautical miles (326km)
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Image Caption: The upper Texas Gulf Coast (29.0N, 95.5W), though mostly cloud covered in this view, is still readily identifiable because of the distinctive features of the Texas Gulf Coast. Galveston Island, Galveston Bay and the coastal prairie are in the clear. Most of the city of Houston is cloud covered but the Gulf Freeeway connecting Houston and Galveston can be traced for most of it's route.