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LOCATION Direction Photo #: STS084-706-80 Date: May 1997
Geographic Region: ARGENTINA

STS084-706-080 Payun Volcano and Peaks, Argentina May 1997
The snow-covered Payun Volcano is located in the Andes foothills of Patagonia and is an extinct shield volcano. Its elevation is 12073 feet (3682 meters). The last known eruption of the Payun volcanic area took place between 300,000 to 500,000 years ago. Lava flows can be seen to the west of the volcano midway between the center and top center of the image.

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 296k
Mission: STS084  
Roll - Frame: 706 - 80
Geographical Name: ARGENTINA  
Center Lat x Lon: 36.5S x 69.5W
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: 24   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: SW   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: 116  
Date: 19970522   YYYYMMDD
Time: 170415   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 35.7S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 68.1W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 350   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 214   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 33   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
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