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  1. Galaxy

    Snapshot Title: Galaxy
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    Tan roofpeak at center, with the tile roof, is 33.6773N 118.0022W, 17 km away in azimuth 303.3 degrees. The x-shape aptm building beyond is 33.76255N 118.1582W, 34.5 km away.



  2. Two more bldgs

    Snapshot Title: Two more bldgs
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    NE corner of the slab at left is 33.6442N 117.92655W, azimuth 308.0 deg; striped bldg at center 33.68915N 117.9926W is 17 km away in azimuth 308.6 deg.



  3. VA Hosp

    Snapshot Title: VA Hosp
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    White steeple at center 33.63637N 117.91188W is azimuth 309.18 deg; right end of the aptm bldg beyond 33.69054N 117.99138W is azimuth 309.21 deg. Beyond that is the hospital 33.7767N 118.1190W, 32.4 k...



  4. City Hall

    Snapshot Title: City Hall
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    Bluish bldg at center 33.6342N 117.9215W is 8 km away in azimuth 304 deg; the right end of the black-glass bldg right of it 33.6284N 117.9095W is azimuth 304.7 deg. Left of center is Huntington Beach ...



  5. Newport Beach

    Snapshot Title: Newport Beach
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The red-white Newport Beach municipal radio mast is 33.63216N 117.93783W, azimuth 297.7 degrees. The bldg this side of it with the black glass is 33.6292N 117.9315W.



  6. Huntington Beach

    Snapshot Title: Huntington Beach
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    White steeple at center 33.67156N 118.00193W is 17 km away in azimuth 301.5 deg.



  7. W of I-5

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

    Image: View From Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    At center, the white tanks at 38.1511N 121.41355W. (The complex has been enlarged since 2010.)



  8. Walnut Grove

    Snapshot Title: Walnut Grove
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: View From Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    Barely visible at center is the red/white mast at 38.2471N 121.50165W; the taller unpainted masts either side of it are just visible too. Left of center are the white tanks at 38.3815N 121.3573W south...



  9. Crystal Range

    Snapshot Title: Crystal Range
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: View From Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    For some reason the Crystal Range always shows up best-- that's Pyramid Peak (38.8448N 120.1579W) at the right end of it, a few miles NW of Hwy 50.



  10. Holly? Sugar

    Snapshot Title: Holly? Sugar
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: View From Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    The white silos at the sugar plant are 37.77264N 121.4228W; way beyond and just right of the silos is the hospital at 37.6556N 120.91605W.



  11. Ripon

    Snapshot Title: Ripon
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: View From Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: John Toeppen



    Description:

    White water tank left of center must be the one at 37.76385N 121.1352W, and right of center would be the one at 37.7501N 121.1415W next to Hwy 99.



  12. Holly Sugar?

    Snapshot Title: Holly Sugar?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Looking South from the Summit of Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    White silos at center are probably the ones at 37.7726N 121.4228W.



  13. Rio Vista

    Snapshot Title: Rio Vista
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Looking North from the Summit of Mount Diablo
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    White tank at center must be the one at 38.1593N 121.7061W.



  14. Castro Peak

    Snapshot Title: Castro Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    At center is Castro Peak 34.0857N 118.7857W, 102.7 km away in azimuth 302.5 deg. Left of it the white aptm bldg is 33.7650N 118.1756W, and right of the peak the taller aptm bldg is 33.7642N 118.16965W...



  15. hexagon

    Snapshot Title: hexagon
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The foreground office box is 33.6125N 117.8707W; the building beyond, 33.7150N 117.9898W, is 19 km away in azimuth 316 deg.



  16. Compton

    Snapshot Title: Compton
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The horizontal-stripe bldg at center 33.74654N 118.0405W is 24.8 km away in azimuth 313.7 deg; beyond the right end of it the Compton courthouse 33.8942N 118.2254W is almost twice as far.



  17. radar

    Snapshot Title: radar
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The NE radar dome atop the hill above San Pedro is 33.7459N 118.3363W, 48.4 km away in azimuth 290.7 deg.



  18. stack?

    Snapshot Title: stack?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The black-striped structure at center 33.67375N 118.0240W is 18.7 km away in azimuth 298.9 deg.



  19. breakwater

    Snapshot Title: breakwater
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: 100 Megapixel PhaseOne IQ 100 digital back
    Image Owner: Guy Loughridge



    Description:

    The light at the end of the breakwater is 33.5883N 117.8796W, azimuth 261.5 deg.



  20. Orange

    Snapshot Title: Orange
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles and Long Beach
    Image Owner: Shane Miller



    Description:

    Tallest bldg at center is the blue octagon at 33.78714N 117.8937W, 39.5 km away in azimuth 80.6 deg.



  21. San Gorgonio

    Snapshot Title: San Gorgonio
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles and Long Beach
    Image Owner: Shane Miller



    Description:

    The jagged white aptmt bldg at center spans azimuth 72.85 deg to 73.15 deg-- left end is 33.76526N 118.17575W. So San Gorgonio Mtn is directly beyond it, 143-144 km away.



  22. Sausalito VOR

    Snapshot Title: Sausalito VOR
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Embarcadero
    Image Owner: Nathan Wong



    Description:

    White thing at center is the Sausalito VOR (radio beacon for aircraft).



  23. Mt St Helena

    Snapshot Title: Mt St Helena
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: San Francisco Embarcadero
    Image Owner: Nathan Wong



    Description:

    Red Rock is this side of the Richmond bridge; directly beyond it is Mt St Helena, not quite 100 km away.



  24. Northern Blvd

    Snapshot Title: Northern Blvd
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Top of the Rock, Rockefeller Center Observation Deck, NYC
    Image Owner: Jook Leung



    Description:

    Blue water tank at center is 40.7831N 73.7155W, 22 km away in azimuth 83 degrees. Two tan apartmt bldgs left of the line to the tank; the closer (right) one is 40.7779N 73.7820W.



  25. Winged Foot

    Snapshot Title: Winged Foot
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Top of the Rock, Rockefeller Center Observation Deck, NYC
    Image Owner: Jook Leung



    Description:

    Water tank at center is 40.96134N 73.74967W, 30 km away in azimuth 40.7 deg.



  26. Pearl River?

    Snapshot Title: Pearl River?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Top of the Rock, Rockefeller Center Observation Deck, NYC
    Image Owner: Jook Leung



    Description:

    At center, half a degree left of the top of the foreground bldg., the office tower at 41.0488N 74.0067W, just over the state line 32 km away in azimuth 355.9 deg.



  27. Bronx

    Snapshot Title: Bronx
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Top of the Rock, Rockefeller Center Observation Deck, NYC
    Image Owner: Jook Leung



    Description:

    The white apartment slab at center is 40.9029N 73.90265W, 17 km away in azimuth 22.0 deg.



  28. Yonkers?

    Snapshot Title: Yonkers?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Top of the Rock, Rockefeller Center Observation Deck, NYC
    Image Owner: Jook Leung



    Description:

    The blank white wall at center is 40.9472N 73.9013W, 22 km away in azimuth 17.4 deg.



  29. Illinois Central

    Snapshot Title: Illinois Central
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    The two tanks at center bracket the IC main-- the fatter left one is 41.9284N 88.0825W, 38 km away in azimuth 275.1 deg, and the taller right one is 41.92978N 88.0844W.



  30. Aptmt slab

    Snapshot Title: Aptmt slab
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    The brick warehouse at center foreground has been demolished; the tan apartment slab directly beyond it is 41.8841N 87.80123W. The water tank left of that is 41.88115N 87.82065W.



  31. Proviso

    Snapshot Title: Proviso
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    White bldg at center is 41.9049N 87.91796W; water tank beyond the left edge of it is 41.9065N 88.0285W.



  32. Oakbrook

    Snapshot Title: Oakbrook
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    At center, touching the horizon, the tower at 41.8583N 87.95456W. Two water tanks just left of it, one at 41.8571N 87.9607W and the closer one at 41.8650N 87.8969W. Left of the closer tank, and closer...



  33. Westin

    Snapshot Title: Westin
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    The white blob at center, just below the horizon, is the Westin at 41.8423N 88.0025W, 32 km away.



  34. Five in a row

    Snapshot Title: Five in a row
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    At center, five apartment houses in a row-- center one is 41.8677N 87.8193W. Beyond the center one is the tank at 41.8604N 87.8643W, 20 km away in azimuth 258.06 degrees. Five km beyond that tank, and...



  35. 258 deg

    Snapshot Title: 258 deg
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: John Hancock Building South View
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    The tripartite apartment bldg at center is on Pulaski Rd, 8.7 km away, 41.8824N 87.72594W. Just right of it is the spire at 41.8818N 87.73525W, and 12 km beyond the center of the aptm bldg is the wate...



  36. Alpine tower

    Snapshot Title: Alpine tower
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    Red/white tower at center is 40.96068N 73.92267W, 26 km away in azimuth 19.7 deg.



  37. Past the Thruway

    Snapshot Title: Past the Thruway
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

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



    Description:

    Tank at center is at 41.1065N 73.93985W, northwest of Nyack.
    41 km away in azimuth 10.2 deg.



  38. Hudson Ave stack

    Snapshot Title: Hudson Ave stack
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: New York Skyline as seen from Weehawken, New Jersey in July 2013.
    Image Owner: Robert Holmes



    Description:

    Bldg at center is 1 Fifth Ave; just left of it is the (since removed?) power plant stack at 40.70530N 73.98066W, azimuth 156.3 degrees.



  39. San Gabriel Peak

    Snapshot Title: San Gabriel Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles and Long Beach
    Image Owner: Shane Miller



    Description:

    Highest peak at center is San Gabriel Peak at 34.2433N 118.0986W, 60 km away in azimuth 19.2 deg.



  40. San Bernardino Peak

    Snapshot Title: San Bernardino Peak
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Los Angeles and Long Beach
    Image Owner: Shane Miller



    Description:

    Two peaks a quarter-degree apart-- left one in azimuth 70.9 deg is San Bernardino Peak 34.1223N 116.9225W, just under 136 km away. Anderson Peak just right of it is 34.1246N 116.8944W, 138 km away.



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