NASA Photo ID: STS050-82-002       File Name: 10065281.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 07/09/92
  Title: Canary Islands
  Description:
  This easterly looking view shows the seven major volcanic islands of the 
  Canary Island chain (28.0N, 16.5W) and offers a unique view of the islands 
  that have become a frequent vacation spot for Europeans.  The northwest 
  coastline of Africa, (Morocco and Western Sahara), is visible in the 
  background.  Frequently, these islands create an impact on local weather 
  (cloud formations) and ocean currents (island wakes) as seen in this photo.                
  
  Subject terms:
  ATLANTIC OCEAN                          
  EARTH LIMB                              
  EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)         
  ISLANDS                                 
  OCEAN CURRENTS                          
  OCEANS                                  
  STS-50                                  
  VOLCANOES                               
  WAKES                                   
  

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