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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS069-729-20 Date: Sep. 1995
Geographic Region: USA-HAWAII
Feature: OAHU, MOUNTAINS, COAST


IMAGE
 
STS069-729-020 Oahu, Hawaii, U.S.A. September 1995
Framed by the dark Pacific Ocean, Oahu appears as an emerald oasis. The green, heavily forested slopes of the Koolau Range on the northeast side of the island are separated from the higher but smaller Waianae Range near the southwest coast by a small, cultivated valley. These three physiographic landforms are aligned in a general northwest-southeast direction. Apparent on the south of Oahu are Honolulu International Airport, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, and Diamond Head Crater.


Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 244k
Mission: STS069  
Roll - Frame: 729 - 20
Geographical Name: USA-HAWAII  
Features: OAHU, MOUNTAINS, COAST  
Center Lat x Lon: 21.5N x 158W
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: 31   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: S   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: 67  
 
Date: 19950911   YYYYMMDD
Time: 203023   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 23.5N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 157.2W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 120   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 215   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 56   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: ISLAND, MOUNTAIN, VALLEY  
Water Views:  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: URBAN AREA  
City Views:  

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