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Astronaut Photography of Earth - Display Record

ISS001-E-6508

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Identification

Mission: ISS001 Roll: E Frame: 6508 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS01
Country or Geographic Name: JAPAN
Features: TOYA LAKE, ISLAND
Center Point: Latitude: 42.5 Longitude: 141.0 (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: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 800mm
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: 20010309 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 040626 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 43.5, Longitude: 53.2 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: East
Sun Azimuth: 109 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 205 nautical miles (380 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 13 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 1147

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