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IdentificationMission: ISS007 Roll: E Frame: 15148 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS007
Country or Geographic Name: REPUBLIC SOUTH AFRICA
Features: JOHANNESBURG, ROADS, SUBURBS
Center Point Latitude: -26.0 Center Point Longitude: 28.0 (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:
CameraCamera Tilt: 28
Camera Focal Length: 400mm
Camera: E4: Kodak DCS760C Electronic Still Camera
Film: 3060E : 3060 x 2036 pixel CCD, RGBG array.
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 10 (0-10)
NadirGMT Date: 20030921 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 132641 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: -26.7, Longitude: 29.7 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 289 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 206 nautical miles (382 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 32 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 3605
CaptionsISS007-E-15148 (21 September 2003) --- This image, photographed by an Expedition 7 crewmember onboard the International Space Station (ISS), was merged with images ISS007-E-15149 and ISS007-E-15150 to create a mosaic of Johannesburg, South Africa. The mosaic can be viewed on http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov
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