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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: An orbital view of the space shuttle landing strip at the Mojave Desert dry lakebeds (35.0N, 118.0W) of Edwards Air Force Base, California. Just beneath the clouds on the coast at the top of the picture is the San Bernardino Valley and the city of Los Angeles. The view is to the southwest. The edge of the light ``vee`` is the intersection of the San Andres and Garlock Faults at Fort Tejo... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: An orbital view of the space shuttle landing strip at the Mojave Desert dry lakebeds (35.0N, 118.0W) of Edwards Air Force Base, California. Just beneath the clouds on the coast at the top of the picture is the San Bernardino Valley and the city of Los Angeles. The view is to the southwest. The edge of the light ``vee`` is the intersection of the San Andres and Garlock Faults at Fort Tejon. Los Angeles is at upper right. Owens Lake is at the lower center. Subject Terms: EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), STS-1, COLUMBIA (ORBITER) Categories: Earth Observations Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF geon: USA-CALIFORNIA feat: MOJAVE DESERT lat: 35 lon: -118 tilt: Low Oblique cldp: 30. less
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