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  1. Monument etc

    Snapshot Title: Monument etc
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Brooklyn as seem from Grand Street in Manhattan
    Image Owner: Sor Dav



    Description:

    Just left of the twin stacks, the Martyrs' Monument 40.6918N 73.9755W is azimuth 174.7 degrees; the radio tower at center 40.68942N 73.97657W is azi 177.2 deg. The Williamsburg Bank tower 40.68550N 73...



  2. Triborough

    Snapshot Title: Triborough
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Brooklyn as seem from Grand Street in Manhattan
    Image Owner: Sor Dav



    Description:

    At center, the SE tower of the Triboro Bridge 40.7780N 73.9255W is azimuth 31.4 degrees; the pinkish arch of the Hell Gate Bridge is beyond it.



  3. Kings Co Hospital

    Snapshot Title: Kings Co Hospital
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Brooklyn as seem from Grand Street in Manhattan
    Image Owner: Sor Dav



    Description:

    The spike at center (40.656581N 73.944894W) is 6819 m away in azimuth 155.7 deg.



  4. Sharp pic

    Snapshot Title: Sharp pic
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Brooklyn as seem from Grand Street in Manhattan
    Image Owner: Sor Dav



    Description:

    Not many panos have this resolution. Center of the bank dome is 1349 m away in azimuth 101.03 degrees; the left churchspire is azi 101.91 deg and the right is 102.03-- so 1.00 degree from the dome to ...



  5. Six bldgs

    Snapshot Title: Six bldgs
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: North Washington DC - From 500 feet
    Image Owner: Pinkerton Matthew



    Description:

    The office box at left (38.9752N 77.0140W) is 9.7 km away in azim 10.95 deg; the brown aptm at right (38.9746N 77.0102W) is azim 12.9 deg. The three-bldg aptm complex beyond (39.040N 76.993W) is 17 km...



  6. Sugar Loaf

    Snapshot Title: Sugar Loaf
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: North Washington DC - From 500 feet
    Image Owner: Pinkerton Matthew



    Description:

    Left of the cathedral, beyond the Naval Observatory, Sugar Loaf Mtn (39.262N 77.393W) is 52 km away in azimuth 323.3 deg.



  7. Another tank

    Snapshot Title: Another tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Google maps says the tank at left is 41.33751N 73.74291W, while NGS lists a tank at 41.337304N 73.742866W-- a bigger discrepancy than usual. Azimuth is 82.7 deg 21.5 km away. The house at lower right...



  8. New mansion

    Snapshot Title: New mansion
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The new mansion at upper left (41.351N 73.9445W) is azimuth 46.5 deg; the cell tower at lower right (41.3343N 73.9611W) is azi 52.5 deg, 4 km away.



  9. House in CT

    Snapshot Title: House in CT
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Google Maps says the larger tank at right is 41.32233N 73.84557W, which makes its azimuth 85.34 deg; the distant house left of center is 41.3428N 73.5349W, 39 km away in azi 85.0 deg, a kilometer past...



  10. Elk Grove

    Snapshot Title: Elk Grove
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Big Valley
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    At center are probably the two tanks at 38.3815N 121.357W, between Hwy 99 and the SP south of Elk Grove.



  11. three tanks

    Snapshot Title: three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The twin tanks at left are 41.10156N 73.77093W and 41.10158N 73.77144W, so they're 30 km away in azimuth 141 deg. NGS says the four-leg tank at right is 41.14725N 73.83980W, so it's 22.7 km in azi 144...



  12. School? in CT

    Snapshot Title: School? in CT
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Google Maps says the right tower in the center foreground is 41.30587N 73.80109W, which makes it azimuth 92.71 deg. The west side of the school? beyond extends from 41.29576N 73.53725W to 41.29513N 73...



  13. Ossining etc

    Snapshot Title: Ossining etc
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    NW corner of the big bldg at left is 41.1486N 73.8553W, so azimuth 146.8 deg; NGS says the white tank is 41.126088N 73.842228W so it's 24.5 km away in azim 147.8 deg. The tower at R is 41.0805N 73.806...



  14. H-building

    Snapshot Title: H-building
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The cupola at center (41.2896N 73.9028W) is 8.4 km away in azimuth 108 degrees; the house 2 km beyond it is 41.2838N 73.8801W.



  15. Two towers

    Snapshot Title: Two towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The red/white mast at left is 41.3383N 73.8941W, 9 km away in azimuth 72. 1 deg, so I guess the tower on the right has to be the one at 41.3686N 73.74395W, 22 km away in azi 73.7 deg.



  16. Seminary

    Snapshot Title: Seminary
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Turns out there are four water? tanks at left; the south one is 41.3123N 73.8010W, 16.5 km away in azimuth 90.2 deg. The seminary tower at right is 41.310368N 73.837915W, says NGS, so it's 13.4 km in ...



  17. Peekskill

    Snapshot Title: Peekskill
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    NGS says the white churchspire at center is 41.288914N 73.923752W, so it's 6.8 km away in azimuth 113.35 deg, about. They say the red brick tower at upper left is 41.284087N 73.904425W, which makes it...



  18. Maryknoll

    Snapshot Title: Maryknoll
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The square tower at center (NGS says 41.176878N 73.834924W) is 20 km away in azimuth 137.9 degrees; the water tank 800 meters beyond it is at 41.17145N 73.82864W says NGS.



  19. tank

    Snapshot Title: tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Hudson River Fjord from Bear Mountain
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The water? tank at 41.1997N 73.8193W is 19.6 km away in azimuth 130.0 degrees.



  20. Two towers

    Snapshot Title: Two towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Livermore California
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Tall mast at left ((37.4879N 121.8675W) is 17 km away in azim 217 deg; the three-prong tower at right (37.4993N 121.8725W) is 16 km in azim 221 deg.



  21. Tower

    Snapshot Title: Tower
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Livermore California
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    At center, the tower at 37.6202N 121.9222W atop Sunol Ridge is 15 km away in azim 275.5 deg.



  22. Tamalpais

    Snapshot Title: Tamalpais
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Livermore California
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Lookout tower atop Mt Tamalpais is 81 km away in azim 296.5 deg.



  23. NE of Dublin

    Snapshot Title: NE of Dublin
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Livermore California
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    The white dish antenna at 37.7331N 121.8808W is 18 km away in azimuth 321 deg.



  24. Tower

    Snapshot Title: Tower
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Livermore California
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Twin tower at center at 37.65945N 121.9331W is 17 km away in azimuth 290 deg.



  25. Iron Mountain

    Snapshot Title: Iron Mountain
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The "HOLLYWOOD" sign spans azimuth 18.1 to 18.4 deg; Iron Mtn (34.3487 N 118.2292 W) is at center 39 km away in azim 19.2 deg. Just right of that, the taller tower atop the Verdugo Mtns is 34.2176 N 1...



  26. Monrovia Peak

    Snapshot Title: Monrovia Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The tan bldg at center is on Wilshire a block west of MacArthur Park; the black-glass hospital beyond is on the south side of 101. Left of that the Ukrainian (?) church at 34.07795 N 118.25124 W is 13...



  27. Santa Barbara Island

    Snapshot Title: Santa Barbara Island
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles After a Rainy Day
    Image Owner: Matthew Friedman



    Description:

    Left of center, the summit of Santa Barbara Island is 93 km in azimuth 221degrees; San Nicolas Island is taller but farther (142 km) and seems to be beyond the curve of the earth-- it would be in the ...



  28. Santa Cruz Island

    Snapshot Title: Santa Cruz Island
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    The tall bldg at right is at the end of Wilshire Blvd; the older bldg with the tower at center is on the NW side of Santa Monica Blvd. Beyond it and beyond Point Dume we can barely see the peak toward...



  29. Saddle Peak

    Snapshot Title: Saddle Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    At center, the white building with horizontal black windowstrips is on the south side of Olympic Blvd; directly beyond the left end of it, the tower is at 34.0755 N 118.6601 W atop Saddle Peak, 28 km ...



  30. Two towers

    Snapshot Title: Two towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    At center, the two towers at 34.3863 N 118.3294 W are in azim 5.1 deg, 41 km away. Two water tanks (?) just right of them atop the ridge.



  31. Mt San Antonio

    Snapshot Title: Mt San Antonio
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    Highest peak in the San Gabriels is Mt San Antonio (34.2892 N 117.6461 W), right of center in azimuth 65.2 deg, 73 km away. The black-glass bldg in line with it is 34.0542 N 118.2658 W. Left of center...



  32. Ontario Peak

    Snapshot Title: Ontario Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    Just right of One Wilshire, a bldg ("City National Bank") is on the S corner of 6th and Olive; beyond its north corner is Ontario Peak 34.2278 N 117.6241 W, 73 km in azimuth 70.8 deg. To the right, az...



  33. Telegraph Peak

    Snapshot Title: Telegraph Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    Library Twr is 11.3 km in azimuth 69.0 deg; directly beyond it is the no-name peak at 34.2569 N 117.6015 W. The high point in azim 68.7 deg is Telegraph Peak at 34.2617 N 117.5985 W, 76 km away.



  34. Three peaks

    Snapshot Title: Three peaks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    Left to right, Throop Peak 34.350 N 117.799 W is azimuth 54.5 deg; Mt Hawkins 34.1 N 117.806 W is lower and closer in azimuth 54.9 deg; Mt Baden-Powell 34.358 N 117.764 W is the highest and farthest, ...



  35. San Gabriel Peak

    Snapshot Title: San Gabriel Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles Test 2
    Image Owner: solomania9



    Description:

    San Gabriel Peak (34.243 N 118.099 W) is 36 km in azimuth 44.4 deg; the vertical billboard at right is at Wilshire at Western. At left, the Forest Lawn white bldg with the cross on top (34.128 N 118.2...



  36. 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.



  37. 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 ...



  38. 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 ...



  39. 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 ...



  40. 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 ...



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