[Skip to content]
STS047-74-27
Browse image
Resolutions offered for this image:
4096 x 4096 pixels 640 x 640 pixels 640 x 480 pixels 516 x 515 pixels

MAP LOCATION
latitude/longitude of image
Spacecraft nadir point: 48.6° N, 11.8° E

Photo center point: 47.5° N, 11.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: South

Spacecraft Altitude: 168 nautical miles (311km)
Click for Google map
IMAGE DETAILS
features and other details
CAMERA INFORMATION
information about camera used
ALL DOWNLOAD OPTIONS
additional formats
Width Height Annotated Cropped Purpose Links
4096 pixels 4096 pixels No No Earth From Space collection Download Image
640 pixels 640 pixels No No Earth From Space collection Download Image
640 pixels 480 pixels No No ISD 1 Download Image
516 pixels 515 pixels No No Download Image
Other options available:
Download Packaged File
Download a Google Earth KML for this Image
View photo footprint information
Image Caption: STS047-074-027 Starnberger Lake, Bavarian Alps, Germany September 1992
Located midway between the bottom center and center of the image in the rolling landscape of southern Bavaria, is Starnberger Lake. The recreational lake is 15 miles (24 km) south-southwest of Munich (lower left on the image), and is 12 miles (19 km) long with a maximum width of 3 miles (5 km). To the lake's south are the rugged and beautiful snow-capped Bavarian Alps (top portion of the image).