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Spacecraft nadir point: 0.0° N, 36.2° E

Photo center point: 2.5° S, 35.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: South

Spacecraft Altitude: 231 nautical miles (428km)
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Image Caption:
STS46-89-20 Wide angle view of Lake Natron and it's surrounding
volcanoes, including the carbonatite volcano Oldoinyo Lengai
Oldoinyo Lengai is marked by a white summit.... weathered car-
bonatite lava (NaCO3). This is the world's only active carbona-
tite volcano. The volcano's NA-rich lavas are the source for the
high Na contents in Lake Natron (hence, the name).