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ISS001-E-5962

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Identification

Mission: ISS001 Roll: E Frame: 5962 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS01
Country or Geographic Name: USA-ALASKA
Features: ISLANDS OF FOUR MTS., SMK
Center Point: Latitude: 53.0 Longitude: -170.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: JNC Map ID:

Camera

Camera Tilt: 51
Camera Focal Length: 400mm
Camera: E2: Kodak DCS460 Electronic Still Camera
Film: 3060E : 3060 x 2036 pixel CCD, RGBG array.

Quality

Film Exposure:
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 10 (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20010101 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 001115 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 51.5, Longitude: -166.2 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 195 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 198 nautical miles (367 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 14 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 4094

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