• Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Five hundred miles southwest of Los Angeles, California, a beautiful band of clouds mark the southern extremity of warm continental air. This warmer air is the boundry of the Santa Ana Winds that frequently cause dangerous blowing dust and fan raging range fires in southern California. This low stratocumulus cloud mass, here as much as a thousand miles from shore, usually pushes up again... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Five hundred miles southwest of Los Angeles, California, a beautiful band of clouds mark the southern extremity of warm continental air. This warmer air is the boundry of the Santa Ana Winds that frequently cause dangerous blowing dust and fan raging range fires in southern California. This low stratocumulus cloud mass, here as much as a thousand miles from shore, usually pushes up against the California coast. Subject Terms: STS-44 EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) Date Taken: 11/30/1991 Categories: Earth Observations Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF geon: MEXICO feat: ISLA DE GUADALUPE lat: 28 lon: -120 tilt: 46 cldp: 70 nlat: 26.3 nlon: -122.9 dir: NE azi: 236 alt: 197 elev: 13. less
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