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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS068-202-8 Date: Oct. 1994
Geographic Region: USA-OREGON

STS068-202-008 Cape Blanco, Coast Range, Oregon October 1994
Situated on the central Oregon coast, Cape Blanco can be seen in this south-looking color infrared view. Backing the cape, which is a recreational area, is the rugged, forested (darker red colors) Coast Range with some elevations exceeding 5000 feet (1525 meters) above sea level. Winter storms in this region of Oregon can and do cause exceedingly high winds and heavy rainfall with their passage. Lumbering practices (cleared areas) are discernible in the mountains to the north of Cape Blanco in the bottom left quadrant of the image.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 341k
Mission: STS068  
Roll - Frame: 202 - 8
Geographical Name: USA-OREGON  
Features: CAPE BLANCO  
Center Lat x Lon: 43.0N x 124.5W
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: NV   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: E   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: 56  
Date: 19941003   YYYYMMDD
Time: 210932   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 43.4N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 125.7W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 199   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 117   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 41   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
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