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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS085-708-66 Date: Aug. 1997
Geographic Region: USA-TEXAS
Feature: SAN ANGELO

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  STS085-708-066 San Angelo, Texas August 1997
The small city of San Angelo is near the center of the image in this northwest-looking low-oblique view. Located in the northern portion of the Edwards Plateau on the Concho River, San Angelo is a commercial, processing, and distribution center in a ranching and farming region. The city is also an important wool and mohair market. Southwest of the city (left of the image) is the Twin Buttes Reservoir, and directly northeast of the reservoir are the runways of Mathis Field. Barely discernible to the northwest of town is the San Angelo Reservoir. The city was founded beside a border military post, Fort Concho (now restored as a National Historic Landmark).
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 367k
Mission: STS085  
Roll - Frame: 708 - 66
Geographical Name: USA-TEXAS  
Features: SAN ANGELO  
Center Lat x Lon: 31.5N x 100.5W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 5
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 18   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: N   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: Y   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 49  
 
Date: 19970810   YYYYMMDD
Time: 150456   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 30.7N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 100.2W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 94   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 157   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 37   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLATEAU  
Water Views: LAKE  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: URBAN AREA, AGRICULTURE, DAM  
City Views:  
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