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Spacecraft nadir point: 16.6° N, 79.4° E

Photo center point: 16.5° N, 79.0° E

Nadir to Photo Center: West

Spacecraft Altitude: 163 nautical miles (302km)
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Image Caption:
STS042-92-017: South India, River Dam and Agriculture In
this photograph of the southern tip of the Eastern Ghats range, a
major dam called RNagarjuna SagarS on River Krishna is seen.
This dam, constructed in 1982, brought several million square ki-
lometers of land under irrigated cultivation, making this a prime
food-producing region.