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Spacecraft nadir point: 2.4° N, 47.3° W

Photo center point: 0.5° N, 49.0° W

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Nadir to Photo Center: Southwest

Spacecraft Altitude: 158 nautical miles (293km)
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Image Caption:
STS040-75-45 Sediment Outflow From the Amazon River A tremendous
amount of sediment is visible in this Space Shuttle picture taken
on June 8, 1991. Even though the amount of sediment is large,
very little spatial or chromatic structure is visible within the