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  1. Golf Rd

    Snapshot Title: Golf Rd
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Chicago Skyline from the John Hancock Center
    Image Owner: mj knelly



    Description:

    At right, the Golf Mill white-cylinder bldg at 42.0494N 87.8374W is azim 313.3 deg; left of that the water tank with legs is at 42.0476N 87.83585W. Left of there a string of ~10-story bldgs along Golf...



  2. JFK

    Snapshot Title: JFK
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    At center, the control tower at JFK airport, 40.6425N 73.7813W azimuth 114.7 deg.



  3. stack

    Snapshot Title: stack
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    The stack at center is 40.6586N 74.0059W, azimuth 129.23 deg; the stubby churchsteeple 0.13 deg right of it is 40.7065N 74.0834W. Left of the stack, the building that's whitish at each end is 40.7100N...



  4. Forest Park

    Snapshot Title: Forest Park
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Flatiron Bldg just left of center. Thru the gap at center is the curved apartment bldg in Queens-- the water-tank enclosure sticking up is 40.7063N 73.8549W, azimuth 108.26 deg.



  5. Two bridges

    Snapshot Title: Two bridges
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    The tower at center is in the NE corner of Riverside Dr and 103rd St-- azimuth 90.7 deg. 0.1 deg left of it is the south Bronx-Whitestone tower, and 0.08 deg right of it is the south Throgs Neck tower...



  6. Overlook

    Snapshot Title: Overlook
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    At center, the left end of the sunlit SW wall of the brick-color aptm slab is 40.7832N 74.0111W, azimuth 96.52 deg. Same azimuth to the R end of the North Shore towers, 40.7565N 73.7151W.



  7. Bayonne tank

    Snapshot Title: Bayonne tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Cupola at center is 40.74419N 74.17071W; the white tank just right of it is 40.66815N 74.0843W, azimuth 139.05 deg. Haven't figured out the tower beyond the tank.



  8. Islands

    Snapshot Title: Islands
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    At center is the pyramid-roof science center at 40.7080N 74.0543W. 0.05 deg left of it is the white Governors Isl cupola at 40.68963N 74.01858W; 0.16 deg right of it is the blue conetop tank on Ellis ...



  9. Brooklyn

    Snapshot Title: Brooklyn
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Left red/white stack of the two at center is 40.71995N 74.12975W. Just left of them, the two aptm towers are on 65th St-- water tank atop the right one is 40.6395N 74.0245W, azimuth 135.14 deg.



  10. Queen Mary 2

    Snapshot Title: Queen Mary 2
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Looks like the QM2 is docked at the Brooklyn cruise terminal SE of Governors Island. The black liftbridge in the foreground is over the Hackensack River.



  11. Brooklyn

    Snapshot Title: Brooklyn
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Tallest aptm tower at center is 40.6676N 73.9595W, azimuth 122.5 deg.



  12. Great Neck

    Snapshot Title: Great Neck
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    The water tank enclosure atop the aptm bldg on the NW corner of Bwy and 133rd St is 40.8198N 73.9564W, so azimuth 85.44 deg. The stack is 0.1 deg left of it, and 0.2 deg farther left are two water tan...



  13. EWR

    Snapshot Title: EWR
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Snow Covered Cities - New York City and City of Newark -- High Res.
    Image Owner: miao



    Description:

    Control tower at EWR 40.6926N 74.18275W is azimuth 159.2 deg from the camera.



  14. SSF

    Snapshot Title: SSF
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Jose and the South Bay
    Image Owner: Nathan Wong



    Description:

    Left of center, the South San Francisco hillside sign; right of center the prominent bldg at 37.6661N 122.4038W.



  15. Alcatraz

    Snapshot Title: Alcatraz
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco from Corona Heights Park
    Image Owner: Martin Taylor



    Description:

    The water tank left of center is on Alcatraz; right of center the Alcatraz light peeks over the buildings.



  16. Brazos Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Brazos Bridge
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    At center, the lift bridge over the Napa River at
    38.2091N 122.30696W.



  17. Memorial Stadium

    Snapshot Title: Memorial Stadium
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    The stadium is under construction-- seems to be wrapped in white plastic. Also in white plastic a bit closer is the new aptm bldg just east of Telegraph betw Channing and Haste.



  18. Oat Hill

    Snapshot Title: Oat Hill
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    White tank at center is at 38.1845N 122.2638W.



  19. Sonoma Mtn

    Snapshot Title: Sonoma Mtn
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    White house on the skyline left of center is
    38.3409N 122.5715W; right of it is Mt St Helena.



  20. Hwy 24

    Snapshot Title: Hwy 24
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    The right end of the long pale-green freeway sign over westbound Hwy 24 is 37.84956N 122.22396W.



  21. 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...



  22. W of I-5

    Snapshot Title: W of I-5
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: The Big Valley of Central California from Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    At center, must be the new bldg at 38.155N 121.406W.



  23. Mystery spot

    Snapshot Title: Mystery spot
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh southwest from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The tank at center 40.5335N 80.27136W is 25.5 km away. Can't explain that white dot just left of it-- the tower at 40.5768N 80.40414W is on about the right line, but nothing white on it.



  24. 500-ft stack

    Snapshot Title: 500-ft stack
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh southwest from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    At center, the stack at 40.3633N 80.4016W is 35.6 km away in azimuth 256 deg.



  25. Radar

    Snapshot Title: Radar
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh southwest from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The concrete building that held the huge air-defense radar antenna looks to still be in use

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AN/FPS-24_Radar Will open in a new tab or windowIt's at 40.3991N 80.1566W, 14.5 km away in azimuth 251 deg



  26. Two tanks

    Snapshot Title: Two tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Two white tanks at center-- the larger south one is 40.5936N 79.93124W. The red/white mast left of them is 40.55948N 79.95264W.



  27. NEXRAD?

    Snapshot Title: NEXRAD?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh north from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The south corner of the building right of center is 40.4692N 80.2132W, 19 km away. Just left of center, out on the horizon 42 km away is the 11-meter white sphere (40.5013N 80.4861W) that I'd have gue...



  28. Big Knob

    Snapshot Title: Big Knob
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh north from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The lump at center must be Big Knob at 40.7202N 80.2006W.



  29. Ohio River

    Snapshot Title: Ohio River
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh north from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    At center, the stack at 40.5292N 80.6322W, 55 km away; 0.25 degree right of it is the taller stack at 40.5312N 80.6311W with a shorter stack just right of it. Left of center, the south corner of the C...



  30. Two tanks

    Snapshot Title: Two tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Pittsburgh north from top of US Steel Tower
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The tank at center is 40.5514N 79.87225W; just left of it is the tank at 40.5563N 79.8687W that seems to have been removed since this pic was taken.



  31. Three tanks

    Snapshot Title: Three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The tank at center is 40.5514N 79.87225W; half a degree left of it is the tank at 40.5563N 79.8687W that seems to have been removed since this pic was taken. The tank to the right is 40.5555N 79.8577W...



  32. Two tanks

    Snapshot Title: Two tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The left tank 40.5640N 80.03927W is 14 km away in azimuth 353 deg; the tank 0.7 deg right of it is 21 km away at 40.62436N 80.0456W.



  33. Chestnut Ridge

    Snapshot Title: Chestnut Ridge
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The taller tower at center is 67.6 km away at 40.3415N 79.2341W.



  34. tank

    Snapshot Title: tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The blue tank at center is 40.40795N 79.8588W, 24 km away beyond the right end of the large bldg at 40.4284N 79.9244W.



  35. three tanks

    Snapshot Title: three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The silver tank at center 40.4747N 79.8925W is 11.5 km away; the blue tank 1 deg right of it 40.4550N 79.9575W is 5.6 km away. 1.6 deg left of the center tank, the white tank 40.5031N 79.8116W is 19 k...



  36. Oakmont?

    Snapshot Title: Oakmont?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The glass-box bldg at center is 40.4793N 79.9195W. Looks like the bldg. beyond the left end of it is still under construction at 40.5281N 79.8024W. The white tank right of it is 40.5260N 79.7987W, 21 ...



  37. Coal mine?

    Snapshot Title: Coal mine?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The gray bldg at center is 40.4334N 79.9263W. The tower at left is 40.4364N 79.8668W, 13 km away. Past the right end of the bldgs at center is the mine at 40.389N 79.208W, 69 km away.



  38. 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.



  39. 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.



  40. 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.



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