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  1. tank

    Snapshot Title: tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    Water tank at center is 40.9719N 73.8784W; guess that tower just right of it must be the one at 41.0805N 73.8069W.



  2. Yonkers

    Snapshot Title: Yonkers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The churchtower at center is 40.95043N 73.88581W. Yonkers City Hall must be almost in line with it-- dunno why it doesn't show.



  3. Telegraph Hill

    Snapshot Title: Telegraph Hill
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Lower Manhatten from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    Left of center, the pyramid-roof Staten Isl hospital is 40.62244N 74.0754W; right of center the tower is at 40.3954N 74.1743W.



  4. Park Blvd

    Snapshot Title: Park Blvd
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco from Marin Headlands
    Image Owner: Brian Lawler



    Description:

    At center just right of the Ordway Bldg, the white churchspire at 37.8066N 122.22485W.



  5. Queens Blvd

    Snapshot Title: Queens Blvd
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    Gray aptm bldg at center is on Queens Blvd at 40.7187N 73.8368W; just right of it must be the Jamaica High School cupola at 40.71415N 73.79796W.



  6. Slide Mountain

    Snapshot Title: Slide Mountain
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    At center, barely visible in the haze beyond the nearer ridge, Slide Mountain is 146 km away at 41.9992N 74.3862W.



  7. Hwy 18 towers

    Snapshot Title: Hwy 18 towers
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    The two sunlit office bldgs. in the foreground are azimuth 232.1 deg (40.54685N 74.2921W) and 233.7 deg (40.5518N 74.2998W). Beyond them the twinnish bldgs. at 40.4795N 74.4093W are 42 km away.



  8. Baldwin

    Snapshot Title: Baldwin
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    At center, their tops hidden by the cable, the twin towers of St Aloysius-- the NW one is 40.7079N 73.9142W. Beyond them the Baldwin tank is 33 km away at 40.66735N 73.61905W.



  9. Hempstead church

    Snapshot Title: Hempstead church
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The bldg. left of center is on the NE side of Queens Blvd at 40.7152N 73.8307W; the blue tank beyond it is 40.7106N 73.6644W.At center, the white spire of the Hempstead church at 40.7072N 73.6201W sho...



  10. Jericho tank

    Snapshot Title: Jericho tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    This side of the left bar of the black T of the World's Fair Port Auth bldg. is the Newtown HS cupola at 40.7409N 73.8744W. Almost directly beyond is the white PS 31 cupola at 40.7576N 73.7689W, and j...



  11. Nabisco

    Snapshot Title: Nabisco
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The tank at center is 40.8802N 74.0934W. Left of it, sunlit on its SW face, is the Nabisco (?) offices at 40.9498N 74.1352W.



  12. Pearl River

    Snapshot Title: Pearl River
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    At center, the office tower at 41.0488N 74.0068W is 0.3 degree west of true north.



  13. Cheesecote Mtn

    Snapshot Title: Cheesecote Mtn
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    At center, the large white tank below the skyline is in Spring Valley, 44 km away at 41.1192N 74.0392W. 0.01 degree right of it, atop the ridge, the smaller tank is 54 km away at 41.2043N 74.04655W.



  14. Sheraton

    Snapshot Title: Sheraton
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    Just left of the red/white mast at center, the pyramidal roofpeak (41.1044N 74.1610W) of the Mahwah Sheraton peeks over the ridge.



  15. Fair Lawn

    Snapshot Title: Fair Lawn
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The distant tank at center is 40.9322N 74.1071W; just about in line with it is the closer tank at 40.8123N 74.0491W.



  16. Queen of Peace

    Snapshot Title: Queen of Peace
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The tall churchsteeple at center is 40.7874N 74.1339W; the two bldgs. atop the ridge beyond are 40.8340N 74.2218W and 40.8325N 74.2231W.



  17. Three tanks

    Snapshot Title: Three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The tallest aptm bldg. is 40.7116N 73.8273W; the tank just right of it is 40.69836N 73.58019W, 36 km away in azimuth 93.7 deg. The tank further right is azimuth 94.3 deg (40.69784N 73.62561W) and the ...



  18. Rockville Centre

    Snapshot Title: Rockville Centre
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Midtown Manhattan Panorama from Tribeca
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    Just left of the Williamsburg Bridge tower is the hospital at 40.7041N 73.9177W; beyond the left edge of that, the right water tank is 40.6566N 73.6550W and the one left of that is 40.6583N 73.6378W.



  19. AT&T

    Snapshot Title: AT&T
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco from Marin Headlands
    Image Owner: Brian Lawler



    Description:

    At center, the white microwave tower (?) at 37.4805N 122.2004W in Redwood City.



  20. Seton

    Snapshot Title: Seton
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco from Marin Headlands
    Image Owner: Brian Lawler



    Description:

    At center, the hospital at 37.6799N 122.4744W; beyond it to the right, the tank at 37.6520N 122.4728W.



  21. Elk Grove

    Snapshot Title: Elk Grove
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Patterson Pass
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Nearer one of the two Elk Grove tanks at center is 38.3812N 121.35765W.



  22. S of the SFe yard

    Snapshot Title: S of the SFe yard
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Patterson Pass
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Tall white bldg. at center is 37.9491N 121.2531W.



  23. N Oakland

    Snapshot Title: N Oakland
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco From Twin Peaks Enhanced
    Image Owner: Garry Cohane



    Description:

    At center, the sunlit-blank-wall tan bldg is at 46th and Shattuck-- right end of the wall is 37.83382N 122.26377W. At right, the left end of the sunlit white aptmt wall on the west side of Broadway is...



  24. Hwy 24

    Snapshot Title: Hwy 24
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco From Twin Peaks Enhanced
    Image Owner: Garry Cohane



    Description:

    At right, the right end of the long pale-green freeway sign is 37.84956N 122.22396W.



  25. lakehurst

    Snapshot Title: lakehurst
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    I'm betting that thing on the horizon is the east hangar at Lakehurst 40.0289N 74.3161. (Dunno why the other hangars don't show up.)



  26. "Security Park"

    Snapshot Title: "Security Park"
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Patterson Pass
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    The white blob on the horizon at center seems to be the metal building at 38.5630N 121.20517W, 104 km away.



  27. JFK

    Snapshot Title: JFK
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Manhattan from Jersey City
    Image Owner: Kenneth Taranto



    Description:

    Just visible in the haze, JFK control tower beyond that dark Brooklyn bldg at center.



  28. Mare Island

    Snapshot Title: Mare Island
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco From Twin Peaks Enhanced
    Image Owner: Garry Cohane



    Description:

    Right of center, the Mare Island stack is 38.10015N 122.27147W; left of center, three-quarters of the way to the skyline, the antenna with the white microwave dishes is 38.2473N 122.2037W.



  29. Hilltop Mall

    Snapshot Title: Hilltop Mall
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco From Twin Peaks Enhanced
    Image Owner: Garry Cohane



    Description:

    The two two-legged signs are at 37.9575N 122.3312W and 37.9564N 122.3310W; between them, beyond the treeline, is the Hilltop sign at 37.9784N 122.3187W. Directly beyond that, the tank at 38.1505N 122....



  30. Berkeley

    Snapshot Title: Berkeley
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco From Twin Peaks Enhanced
    Image Owner: Garry Cohane



    Description:

    This may be the sharpest Gigapan, in detail visible per degree. The two bridge towers are 0.845 degree apart.



  31. VOR

    Snapshot Title: VOR
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Bay looking north
    Image Owner: Nathan Wong



    Description:

    The Sausalito VOR is 37.85535N 122.5228W.



  32. Mount St Helena

    Snapshot Title: Mount St Helena
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Bay looking north
    Image Owner: Nathan Wong



    Description:

    Mt St Helena is just under 100 km away.



  33. Kew Gardens (?)

    Snapshot Title: Kew Gardens (?)
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Lower Manhatten from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The bldg. at the left edge of the pic is at Fifth Ave and 12th St; peeking out in the distance beyond it is the apartment bldg at 40.7116N 73.8273W.



  34. JFK

    Snapshot Title: JFK
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Lower Manhatten from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The west churchspire is 40.70708N 73.94433W; less than half a degree right of it the control tower at JFK is 40.6425N 73.7813W.



  35. AT&T

    Snapshot Title: AT&T
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Lower Manhatten from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The microwave tower in NJ is 40.40322N 74.04403W.



  36. Highlands

    Snapshot Title: Highlands
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Lower Manhatten from Hoboken
    Image Owner: Kevin G Saunders



    Description:

    The aptmt bldg in NJ is 40.4070N 74.0026W; the white water tank just left of it is 40.4009N 74.00105W.



  37. Hayward State

    Snapshot Title: Hayward State
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco from Marin Headlands
    Image Owner: Brian Lawler



    Description:

    Just left of the top of the Rincon Hill tower is the building atop the hill above Hayward 37.6553N 122.0572W that's since been demolished.



  38. Madison

    Snapshot Title: Madison
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    At center, beyond the first ridge, three bldgs in downtown Madison: L to R, the one at 40.7569N 74.4166W, the churchspire at 40.7575N 74.4170W, and the fat spire at 40.7581N 74.4190W.



  39. Fire Island Light

    Snapshot Title: Fire Island Light
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    The tank at center 40.6674N 73.5589W is 39 km away; just left of it the Fire Island light 40.63244N 73.21857W is just visible on the horizon 68 km away in azimuth 97.3 deg.



  40. Baldwin and beyond

    Snapshot Title: Baldwin and beyond
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: One World Trade Center View with Spire
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    The left end of the larger foreground building is 40.6864N 73.7839W, so azimuth 98.6 deg, 20 km away. Just left of it the tank at 40.6673N 73.6191W is 34 km away, and 0.1 deg right of the tank is the ...



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