NASA Photo ID: AST-17-1378         File Name: 10076561.jpg
Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 07/20/75
Title: View of southerly portion of Island of Sicily
Description:
A near vertical view of the most southerly portion of the Island of Sicily
in  the Mediterranean Sea, as photographed from the Apollo spacecraft in
Earth  orbit during the joint U.S.-USSR Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP)
mission.  This view includes the towns of Gala, Pachino, Avela and Pozzalo.
The  photograph was taken at an altitude of 228 kilometers (141 statute
miles).                 
Subject terms:
APOLLO SOYUZ TEST PROJECT               
CITIES                                  
EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)         
ISLANDS                                 
MEDITERRANEAN SEA                       
ONBOARD ACTIVITIES                      
SICILY                                  

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