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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS059-222-46 Date: Apr. 1994
Geographic Region: USA-KANSAS

STS059-222-046 Central Kansas, U.S.A April 1994
Agricultural fields, river valleys, and the grasslands of the Flint Hills are apparent in this panoramic, northeast-looking, low-oblique photograph of central Kansas. Barely discernible is the Kansas River Valley. Visible from north to south are Milford Lake north of Junction City, the Smoky Hill River Valley east of Salina, and scattered agricultural fields between Salina and Newton.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 402k
Mission: STS059  
Roll - Frame: 222 - 46
Geographical Name: USA-KANSAS  
Features: RESERVIORS, AGR., CY.  
Center Lat x Lon: 37.5N x 98.5W
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: 10   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: E   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: Y   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 135  
Date: 19940417   YYYYMMDD
Time: 175004   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 37.4N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 98.8W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 156   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 113   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 62   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN  
Water Views:  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: AGRICULTURE  
City Views:  

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