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Spacecraft nadir point: 26.1° N, 49.1° E

Photo center point: 27.5° N, 49.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: North

Spacecraft Altitude: 160 nautical miles (296km)
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Image Caption:
STS045-83-006: Abu Ali Island, Saudi Arabia, Persian Gulf The
view of the Abu Ali area shows water color and bottom features.
During STS-45, the area north of Abu Ali island was surveyed by
an international group of environmental scientists to assess the
effects of the oil spills resulting from the recent Gulf War.