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  • The original finding aid described this as: 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... more
    The original finding aid described this as: 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: MAURITANIA feat: SALT FLATS, WIND STREAKS lat: 18.5 lon: -16 tilt: 20 cldp: 10 nlat: 19.100000000000001 nlon: -17.100000000000001 dir: SE azi: 213 alt: 204 elev: 40. less
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