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STS058-78-95
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Spacecraft nadir point: 38.2° N, 73.8° W

Photo center point: 38.5° N, 76.5° W

Nadir to Photo Center: West

Spacecraft Altitude: 142 nautical miles (263km)
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Image Caption: Contrails over the Eastern part of the U.S.
This view from Chesapeake Bay to the Great Lakes show a
large area where contrails have formed. We know that under
certain dewpoint and temperature conditions contrails form.
This view points out how busy the skies really are.