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Spacecraft nadir point: 16.3° N, 51.8° E

Photo center point: 16.5° N, 53.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center: East

Spacecraft Altitude: 200 nautical miles (370km)
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Image Caption: Coast of the People's Republic of Yemen, Arabian

Now-dry watercourses head northward from the coastal range into the
Arabian Desert. Deep green vegetation surprises the eye in spots along
the coastal escarpment; vegetation thins out between 3500 and 4000
feet of elevation. The presence of coastal stratus in this photograph
suggests that the vegetation may be watered by fog and/or mist, rather
than rain.