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sts121-327-013 - STS-121 - Earth limb view over Michigan and the Great Lakes taken during STS-121

sts121-327-013 - STS-121 - Earth limb view over Michigan and the Great Lakes taken during STS-121

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Description: Earth view over Michigan. Lake Superior is in the bottom right corner of field of view. The Strait of Mackinac between Lake Michigan and Lake Huron is in the center field of view. Image taken during STS-121 which flew July 4 - 17, 2006.

Subject Terms: STS-121, Earth Observations (From Space), North America, Michigan, Great Lakes (North America)

Categories: Earth Observations

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-121
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2006
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