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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS028-82-40 Date: Aug. 1989
Geographic Region: USA-ALASKA

STS028-082-040 Southern Baranof Island, Alaska, U.S.A. August 1989
Heavily forested southern Baranof Island is visible lying between the Pacific Ocean to the west and Chatham Strait to the east. Also discernible are scattered clouds overhanging snowcapped peaks; Whale Bay, the larger inlet along the west coast; and the tip of the Space Shuttle tail near the bottom left of the photograph.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 305k
Mission: STS028  
Roll - Frame: 82 - 40
Geographical Name: USA-ALASKA  
Center Lat x Lon: 56.5N x 135W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 5
Camera:: HB
Camera Tilt: LO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction:   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:  
Date: 198908__   YYYYMMDD
Nadir Lat: N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth:   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude:   nautical miles
Sun Elevation:   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: ISLAND  
Water Views: STRAIT  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views:  
City Views:  

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