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Mission: ISS005 Roll: E Frame: 17833 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS005
Country or Geographic Name: GEORGIA
Center Point: Latitude: 42.5 Longitude: 44.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)


Camera Tilt: 51
Camera Focal Length: 800mm
Camera: E4: Kodak DCS760C Electronic Still Camera
Film: 3060E : 3060 x 2036 pixel CCD, RGBG array.


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


GMT Date: 20021019 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 084923 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 44.9, Longitude: 41.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southeast
Sun Azimuth: 177 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 206 nautical miles (382 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 35 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 2344


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