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STS108-721-061 - STS-108 - Earth observations taken during STS-108

STS108-721-061 - STS-108 - Earth observations taken during STS-108

 
 
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Description: Earth observations taken during the STS-108 mission. Sand dunes and salt flats in the Sahara Desert leading into the Atlantic Ocean with internal waves and eddies visible (081 to 086). Image 081 was selected by the STS-108 crew for use in public presentations.

Subject Terms: Atlantic Ocean, Dunes, Earth Observations (From Space), Internal Waves, Sahara Desert (Africa), Salt Beds, STS-108, Vortices

Date Taken: 12/12/2001

Categories: Earth Observations

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: AFRICA

feat: WIND STREAKS, OUTCROPS

cldp: 10

nlat: 18

nlon: 5.4000000000000004

dir: S

azi: 213

alt: 204

elev: 42
STS-108

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2001
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The U.S. National Archives
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