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STS053-97-081 - STS-053 - Earth observations

STS053-97-081 - STS-053 - Earth observations

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Description: Photographic documentation showing earth observations taken during the STS-53 mission from the space shuttle Discovery. The breakup of winter ice packs around Shantar Island (55.0N, 138.0E) off the coast of Khabarovsk Kray Oblast, CIS, produced this mosaic of icebergs, bergy bits and growlers in the Sea of Okhotsk as the as an unusual warming spell in mid winter temporarily melted parts of the sea ice (050).

Subject Terms: STS-53, EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), DISCOVERY (ORBITER)

Date Taken: 12/5/1992 0:00

Original: Film

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: TURKMENISTAN

feat: KARA-BOGAZ-GOL BAY

lat: 41

lon: 53

tilt: 24

cldp: 35

nlat: 40.7

nlon: 51.7

dir: E

azi: 229

alt: 180

elev: 10
STS-53

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1992
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Explorekhabarovsk kray oblast

Explorewinter ice packs

Explorekara bogaz gol bay