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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS046-75-81 Date: Aug. 1992
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-WA
Feature: COAST, PORT HEDLAND AREA

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  STS046-075-081 Port Hedland Area, Western Australia, Australia August 1992
The geographic area included in this picture almost coincides with the area that was photographed in December 1990. The caption to STS035-076-054 applies to both images. This picture does present more detail within the highly reflective salt evaporation pans where the commercial mining of salt is taking place east of Port Hedland (Port Hedland is barely visible midway along the coast).
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 310k
Mission: STS046  
Roll - Frame: 75 - 81
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-WA  
Features: COAST, PORT HEDLAND AREA  
Center Lat x Lon: 20.5S x 118.5E
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 29   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: W   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: N   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 90  
 
Date: 19920806   YYYYMMDD
Time: 062912   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 20.3S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 120.0E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 314   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 162   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 40   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: COAST  
Water Views: RIVER  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: MINING  
City Views:  
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