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ISS006-E-21386

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View ISS006-E-21386.JPG 13628350216 Yes NASA's Earth Observatory web site
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Identification

Mission: ISS006 Roll: E Frame: 21386 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS006
Country or Geographic Name: AURORA
Features: AURORA BOREALIS, LIGHTNING
Center Point: Latitude: Longitude: (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: 28mm
Camera: E4: Kodak DCS760C Electronic Still Camera
Film: 3060E : 3060 x 2036 pixel CCD, RGBG array.

Quality

Film Exposure:
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 100 (76-100)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20030118 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 090847 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 51.4, Longitude: -101.7 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southeast
Sun Azimuth: 52 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 205 nautical miles (380 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: -50 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 3763

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