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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS073-707-7 Date: Oct. 1995
Geographic Region: USA-CALIFORNIA

STS073-707-007 Goose Lake and Warner Mountains, California, U.S.A. September 1995
This low-oblique, west-northwest-looking photograph captures Goose Lake, a salt lake approximately 30 miles (50 kilometers) long and 10 miles (16 kilometers) wide situated on a high semiarid volcanic plateau. Viewing clockwise from north of the lake are Lake Albert, located in Oregon; the north-south-trending Warner Mountains, with some peaks exceeding 8500 feet (2590 meters); the blue-gray waters of the Upper and Middle Alkali Lakes; the dry salt lakes of the Harney Basin in northwest Nevada and southeast Oregon; and Modoc National Forest.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 320k
Mission: STS073  
Roll - Frame: 707 - 7
Geographical Name: USA-CALIFORNIA  
Center Lat x Lon: 42.0N x 120W
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: LO   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: NW   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: 51  
Date: 19951023   YYYYMMDD
Time: 165530   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 38.0N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 117.4W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 135   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 145   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 28   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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