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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS068-173-125 Date: Oct. 1994
Geographic Region: USA-CALIFORNIA

STS068-173-125 Lake Almanor and Lake Oroville, California, U.S.A. October 1994
The timber lands of Plumas National Forest in the northern Sierra Nevada Mountains are discernible in this low-oblique, northeast-looking photograph. Near the top left, Lake Almanor is visible. Between the bottom left and center of the photograph appears elongated Lake Oroville, fed by the Feather River's north, middle, and south forks, which flow generally westward from the high mountains. Part of the Sacramento Valley is visible near the bottom left of the photograph.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 287k
Mission: STS068  
Roll - Frame: 173 - 125
Geographical Name: USA-CALIFORNIA  
Center Lat x Lon: 39.5N x 121W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
Camera:: LH
Camera Tilt: 41   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: NE   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: 120  
Date: 19941007   YYYYMMDD
Time: 195123   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 38.3N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 122.1W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 178   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 111   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 46   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Water Views: LAKE  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views:  
City Views:  

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