|NASA Photo ID||STS062-81-10|
|Time taken||17:10:08 GMT|
|5046: Kodak, natural color positive, Lumiere 100/5046, ASA 100, standard base|
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Image Caption: The recent heavy snowfalls help to accentuate the major transportation networks (railroads, highways and airports) throughout the New York City metropolitan area. This particular scene also highlights the land-water boundaries the lighter open spaces, such as parks, cemeteries and recreational areas. The snows have produced a white blanket effect on these areas. Even some of the snow-covered lakes can be discerned. The boroughs of Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Manhattan are also recognizable on the photograph.