NASA Photo ID: S66-37910           File Name: 10074385.jpg
Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 06/05/66
Title: Mississippi River delta as seen from the Gemini 9-A spacecraft
Description:
The Mississippi River delta, and Gulf coasts of Louisiana, Mississippi, 
Alabama and Florida as seen from the Gemini 9-A spacecraft during its first 
revolution of the earth. Florida peninsula is seen at upper right corner of 
picture. lake Pontchartrain is at lower left. new orleans is located
between  the lake and the U-shaped bend in the river. Large bay at top left
center is  Mobile Bay. Apalachicola, Florida, is the point of land at top
center of  picture. Note alluvial deposit at mouths of Mississippi.                 

Subject terms:
ALABAMA                                 
COASTS                                  
EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)         
FLORIDA                                 
GEMINI 9 FLIGHT                         
GEMINI PROJECT                          
GEMINI SPACECRAFT                       
LOUISIANA                               
MISSISSIPPI                             
ONBOARD ACTIVITIES                      
PHOTOGRAPHY                             
RIVERS                                  

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