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  1. Strawberry Peak

    Snapshot Title: Strawberry Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    Strawberry Peak (34.283 N 118.119 W) is 38 km away in azimuth 37.7 degrees; the hospital buildings in line with it are near Sunset and Vermont.



  2. Josephine Peak

    Snapshot Title: Josephine Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The snowy peak at center is Josephine Peak (34.2856 N 118.1539 W), 36 km away in azimuth 33.4 deg. The nearer hilltop water tank (34.1222 N 118.2829 W) is azi 33.7 deg; the white bldg in line with it ...



  3. Oat Mountain

    Snapshot Title: Oat Mountain
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The black-glass-white-pinstripe bldg at center is at Wilshire and Santa Monica; beyond the right end of it is the white radar dome atop Oat Mountain, 34.3298 N 118.6010 W, 41 km away in azimuth 328.6 ...



  4. South Pasadena tank

    Snapshot Title: South Pasadena tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The church in the left foreground is at Adams and 11th Ave; just right of it, the white water tank on the distant hill directly beyond Dodger Stadium is at 34.1090 N 118.1632 W, 22 km away in azimuth ...



  5. Mt Lukens

    Snapshot Title: Mt Lukens
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The Daily Planet building in center foreground (with the blue billboard top) is at Wilshire and La Brea; just left of it the blue-glass building with the vertical billboards is at Sunset and Vine, 10 ...



  6. Wind Harp (?)

    Snapshot Title: Wind Harp (?)
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Airport
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    The black fingery thing on the hill at center is the Forbes Tower at 37.6540 N 122.3851 W.



  7. SFO VOR

    Snapshot Title: SFO VOR
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Airport
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    Left of center, the VOR aligns the #3 tower of the Bay Bridge; #1 and #2 towers visible right of it



  8. Another tank

    Snapshot Title: Another tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Philadelphia city
    Image Owner: Sandeepsarma Josyula



    Description:

    At left, the flagpole that used to be atop the Victor tower was 39.947035 N 75.12730 W, so azimuth 146.13 deg, and the green-pyramid-topped churchtower at right is 39.93525 N 75.11864 W, so azimuth 14...



  9. Another tank

    Snapshot Title: Another tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Philadelphia city
    Image Owner: Sandeepsarma Josyula



    Description:

    The chuchtower in the foreground (corner Girard-5th) is 1.3 km away; just right of it, the Camden bldg is on the SE corner of Cooper and Broadway; beyond that, the tank at 39.7742 N 74.9258 W is 27 km...



  10. Camden High Sch

    Snapshot Title: Camden High Sch
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Philadelphia city
    Image Owner: Sandeepsarma Josyula



    Description:

    The flagpole that used to adorn the tower of Camden High School was 39.93537 N 75.09845 W, so it's 6.8 km away in azimuth 134.9 deg. The radar? dome beyond is 39.8247 N 74.9542 W, 24 km away in azim 1...



  11. more tanks

    Snapshot Title: more tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Philadelphia city
    Image Owner: Sandeepsarma Josyula



    Description:

    The fat water tank at left (39.9307 N 75.1253 W) is azimuth 154.6 deg; the tallest stack (39.90935 N 75.1168 W) is about 157.05 deg. The tall Del Monte tank (39.9124 75.1202) is 158.0 deg, as is the B...



  12. tanks, etc

    Snapshot Title: tanks, etc
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Philadelphia city
    Image Owner: Sandeepsarma Josyula



    Description:

    The fat water tank (39.9279 n 75.1055 w) half-hidden by the bridge tower is 7 km away in azimuth 143.1 deg; the two more distant tanks (39.9080 N 75.0866 W and 39.8998 N 75.0787 W) are 9.8 and 10.9 km...



  13. St Paul's

    Snapshot Title: St Paul's
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    The green-atop-red churchtower (40.69651 N 74.09345 W) in Greenville is NGS KV4320, 6.9 km away in azimuth 251.0 deg.



  14. St Anne's

    Snapshot Title: St Anne's
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    The churchtower (40.75318 N 74.05165 W) is NGS KV4123, 5 km away in azimuth 323.5 deg.



  15. tower on ridge

    Snapshot Title: tower on ridge
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    The tower atop the skyline (40.8074 N 74.2401 W) is azimuth 298.1 deg.



  16. Newark Airport

    Snapshot Title: Newark Airport
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    Control tower at EWR (40.6926 N 74.18275 W) is azimuth 259.2 deg.



  17. two churches

    Snapshot Title: two churches
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    The twin churchtowers are in Elizabethport; the left one (40.6521 N 74.1865 W) is 16 km away in azimuth 243.5 deg. The Bayonne churchtower left of center (40.6820 N 74.1070 W) is 8.6 km in azimuth 243...



  18. Robbins Reef light

    Snapshot Title: Robbins Reef light
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    In the foreground, Robbins Reef light (40.65737 N 74.06536 W) is 7.8 km away in azimuth 212.2 deg; beyond it, the water tower of the apartment house atop the skyline (40.6259 N 74.0917 W) is 11.9 km i...



  19. Pulaski Skwy, Newark

    Snapshot Title: Pulaski Skwy, Newark
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    At right, the Pulaski Skyway bridge over the Passaic River; at left, "550" is 550 Broad St in Newark.



  20. Montclair State Univ

    Snapshot Title: Montclair State Univ
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Jersey City skyline, Hudson River and Statue of Liberty shot from Manhattan New York
    Image Owner: F9 Photo



    Description:

    The clocktower at Montclair State (40.8627 N 74.1986 W) is 22.35 km away in azimuth 316.5 deg; right of it (and right of that foreground square turret) you can just make out the red/white radio tower ...



  21. Oakland Coliseum

    Snapshot Title: Oakland Coliseum
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco skyline
    Image Owner: Wayne Reimer



    Description:

    Just left of the Rincon Hill aptmt tower, the lights are on at the Coliseum. Right of the tower, beyond the Alameda breakwater, that horizontal-stripe "Oakland Tribune" office bldg across the freeway ...



  22. Reflection of St Ignatius?

    Snapshot Title: Reflection of St Ignatius?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco skyline
    Image Owner: Wayne Reimer



    Description:

    Pretty sure this twin-tower reflection has to be St Ignatius, several kilometers west of the camera on the north side of Fulton St. Offhand I don't see how it appeared at this angle of the panorama.



  23. Taken in April?

    Snapshot Title: Taken in April?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Berkeley and Emeryville from Broadway and 14th, Oakland
    Image Owner: David B



    Description:

    The green hills tell us it wasn't taken in July. Maybe April, tho

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  24. Telegraph Ave

    Snapshot Title: Telegraph Ave
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Berkeley and Emeryville from Broadway and 14th, Oakland
    Image Owner: David B



    Description:

    I never noticed Telegraph Ave kinks at 29th St.



  25. Jersey City skyline

    Snapshot Title: Jersey City skyline
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: New York City Suburb (1) - High Resolution
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    All the tall buildings are Jersey City; the tallest one at center is 30 Hudson (40.7130 N 74.0339 W). Just left of it in the foreground shadow is the blue single-track DL&W liftbridge over the Hac...



  26. Stitching error

    Snapshot Title: Stitching error
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Downtown
    Image Owner: Thi Ng



    Description:

    Just right of BofA, most of the west Embarcadero Center tower has been deleted, and there's just a remnant of 345 California; the Russ Bldg has been eliminated.



  27. North Bergen etc

    Snapshot Title: North Bergen etc
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    At left, the shadowed brick smokestack is NGS KV3925, at 40.87275 N 74.11857 W; beyond it is the cylindrical apartment tower at 40.7995-73.9962, azim 128.2 deg. The sunlit water tank at center is 40.8...



  28. Midtown

    Snapshot Title: Midtown
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The foreground water tank is at 40.84279 N 74.09272 W, 9.9 km away; it and the Chrysler Bldg beyond are azimuth 135.5 deg. Pyramid-top Worldwide Plaza left of them is on the west side of 8th Ave, 49th...



  29. Winston Towers

    Snapshot Title: Winston Towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The two pairs of apartment towers together span 116.9 deg to 118.1 deg azimuth (40.8305 N 73.9785 W to 40.8267 N 73.9794 W), 19 km away; the foreground water tank (40.8796 N 74.1099 W) is 6.2 km away.



  30. Riverside Church

    Snapshot Title: Riverside Church
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    At left, the two fat smokestacks (?) are 40.8400 N 74.0260 W and 40.8391 N 74.0249 W, 15 km away; beyond the left one is Riverside Church (NGS KU4022; 40.81190 N 73.96314 W), 20.7 km away in azim 120....



  31. Bronx towers

    Snapshot Title: Bronx towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    At left, the two apartment towers (40.8795 N 73.8863 W) peeking over the skyline are 24.5 km away in azim 96.9 deg; the brown apartment slab (40.8951, 74.0520) in line with them is 10.4 km away.



  32. NW of Paterson

    Snapshot Title: NW of Paterson
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The water tank at left (40.9404 N 74.1999 W), just left of the microwave tower, is 4.3 km away in azim 331 deg; the sphere-atop-a-column tank at right (40.9493, 74.2000) is 5.2 km in azim 336 deg.



  33. Westchester tanks

    Snapshot Title: Westchester tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The foreground churchspire (40.9273 N 74.1295 W) is 4.5 km away; beyond it, the water tank atop the skyline (41.0656, 73.8301) is 34.0 km away in azim 58.5 deg. The tank left of that (41.0834, 73.7988...



  34. Fair Lawn tank

    Snapshot Title: Fair Lawn tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The water tank at center (40.9321 N 74.1071 W) is 6.4 km away in azim 63 deg.



  35. Nabisco

    Snapshot Title: Nabisco
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    At left, the school cupola (40.9382 N 74.1493 W) is 4.1 km away in azim 31.3 deg; the tall brick stack right of it is 40.9314, 74.1544. The water tank at center is 40.9436, 74.1422, and the white stac...



  36. Two skyline towers

    Snapshot Title: Two skyline towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The tower atop the skyline at left is NGS LY2527 at 41.2244 N 74.0694 W, 36.4 km away in azim 14.0 deg. The tower at right (41.1130 N 74.0926 W) is 23.8 km in azim 16.7 deg.



  37. Pearl River?

    Snapshot Title: Pearl River?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson, New Jersey from Garrett Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The office tower beyond the ridge is 41.0488 N 74.0067 W, 21.2 km away in azim 41.8 deg, so the water tank just left of it must be the one at 41.1065 N 73.9398 W, 29.8 km away (west of Nyack).



  38. Tappan

    Snapshot Title: Tappan
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson NJ from Garrett Mt. Reservation
    Image Owner: Don



    Description:

    The former microwave tower at center (41.1130 N 74.0926 W) is 24 km away in azim 17 degrees.



  39. Nabisco

    Snapshot Title: Nabisco
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson NJ from Garrett Mt. Reservation
    Image Owner: Don



    Description:

    The Nabisco office bldg at center (40.9497 N 74.1350 W) is 6 km away in azim 35 degrees



  40. Pearl River?

    Snapshot Title: Pearl River?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Paterson NJ from Garrett Mt. Reservation
    Image Owner: Don



    Description:

    The brown office tower beyond the ridge is just over the state line 41.0488 N 74.0067 W, 21 km away in azimuth 41.7 degrees, so the water tank beyond it must be the one at 41.1065 N 73.9398 W, west of...



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