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Site Location: King Fahd Causeway, MTF Site


King Fahd Causeway

King Fahd Causeway


Location (City, State, Country): Gulf of Bahrain
Altitude above sea level Min/Max/Mean (meters):
Center Latitude,Longitude (Degrees): 26.1961 N, 50.342 E
UTM Zone:
Points of Contact:
Purpose: MTF calibration
Range Layout: 16 miles long 75 ft wide, lays across scan ground track for Landsat.
Description: Mostly uniform target,
Orthophoto Procurement and Accuracy Assessment:
High Accuracy Image chips:
Digital Elevation Model:
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