• Creator
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. 2/17/1973-
  • Created Date
  • 1981-04-12/2011-07-21
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Kuwait, weeks after the last oil well fire had been extinguished, shows the region free of the smoke since early February, 1991. The oily smoke plumes rom the fires were mostly contained within a few hundred kilometers of the ource and extended upward 3-5 km into the atmosphere. The large areas of oily, blackened surfaces around the Al Ahmadi and Al Burquan oil fields show he deposit of ... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Kuwait, weeks after the last oil well fire had been extinguished, shows the region free of the smoke since early February, 1991. The oily smoke plumes rom the fires were mostly contained within a few hundred kilometers of the ource and extended upward 3-5 km into the atmosphere. The large areas of oily, blackened surfaces around the Al Ahmadi and Al Burquan oil fields show he deposit of particulates and how the appearance of the sands have changed. Subject Terms: STS-44 EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) Date Taken: 12/1/1991 Categories: Earth Observations Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF geon: KUWAIT feat: OIL FIELDS/PERSIAN GULF lat: 29 lon: 48 tilt: 28 cldp: 0 nlat: 28.5 nlon: 49.7 dir: W azi: 247 alt: 198 elev: -2. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Photographic Print
    Magnetic Media
    Photographic Materials
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted