Browse image
Resolutions offered for this image:
5686 x 5900 pixels 500 x 519 pixels 640 x 480 pixels
Cloud masks available for this image:

Spacecraft nadir point: 28.5° S, 51.7° W

Photo center point:

Photo center point by machine learning:

Nadir to Photo Center:

Spacecraft Altitude: 333 nautical miles (617km)
Click for a map
Width Height Annotated Cropped Purpose Links
5686 pixels 5900 pixels No No Download Image
500 pixels 519 pixels No No Download Image
640 pixels 480 pixels No No Download Image
Other options available:
Download Packaged File
Download a Google Earth KML for this Image
View photo footprint information
Download a GeoTIFF for this photo
Image Caption: STS-31 Earth observation taken aboard Discovery, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 103, during late afternoon shows the Andes Mountains and features sun glare, heavy cloud illumination, and a sunglint against the Pacific Ocean.