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S44-80-099 - STS-044 - Florida and the Bahamas Earth observations taken during the STS-44 mission

S44-80-099 - STS-044 - Florida and the Bahamas Earth observations taken during the STS-44 mission

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The original finding aid described this as:

Description: In this view of the Florida peninsula and the Bahamas (28.5N, 80.0W), the Bahamas are easily identified from orbit because of the vivid blue colors of the shallow Bahama Banks and dark blues of the ocean depths. The Florida peninsula is completely silhoutted by cumulus clouds except for the cloud hole over Lake Okeechobee. The rest of the U.S. Gulf Coast and eastern seaboard is completely obscured by the clouds of an approaching winter front.


Date Taken: 12/1/1991

Categories: Earth Observations

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF



lat: 28.5

lon: -80

tilt: High Oblique

cldp: 40

nlat: 24.5

nlon: -75.5

dir: NW

azi: 227

alt: 197

elev: 22





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