STS044-93-22
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Spacecraft nadir point: 6.0° S, 140.2° E

Photo center point: 7.0° S, 141.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: Southeast

Spacecraft Altitude: 196 nautical miles (363km)
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Image Caption: Lake Murray, a manmade reservoir, lies between the Fly and Strickland River Basins, Papua, New Guinea (7.0S, 141.5E). The region, photographed in sunglint, shows the water level in the reservoir and the full extent of the drainage basins of both river systems as the rivers meander through wide alluvial floodplains. Some forest clearing can be seen in places throughout the region, but most of the area remains in closed canopy forest.