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STS046-79-17
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Spacecraft nadir point: 1.5° N, 132.6° W

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Spacecraft Altitude: 124 nautical miles (230km)
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STS46-079-017. Equatorial Pacific Front, photographed in the
sunglint pattern at approximately 2.5 N, 132 W. This feature is
very near the JGOFS (Joint Global Ocean Flux Study) site and much
interest in this photography has already been expressed by the
researchers. The scene was photographed on 7 August, 19:23 GMT,
from an altitude of 123 n.mi. using a Hasselblad camera equipped
with a 100 mm lens and CVIS film.