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Spacecraft nadir point: 45.7° N, 145.3° E

Photo center point: 42.5° N, 140.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: Southwest

Spacecraft Altitude: 170 nautical miles (315km)
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STS047-82-079 SAPPORO, Hokkaido, Japan. The city of Sapporo lies
at the base of the convoluted peninsula at the south end of the
island of Hokkaido. Volcano Bay is the large bay surrounded by
the peninsula. Sapporo is the hometown of Japan's first as-
tronaut, Dr. Mamoru Mohri.

STS047-82-079 Hokkaido. Sunglint off the ocean rings southern
Hokkaido in this oblique view to the south. Sapporo can be seen
as can two crater lakes along the southern coast.