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ISS008-E-6826

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Identification

Mission: ISS008 Roll: E Frame: 6826 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS008
Country or Geographic Name: CAMEROON
Features: LAKE DE MBAKAOU, SUNGLINT, DJEREM R.
Center Point: Latitude: 6.5 Longitude: 13.0 (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: 47
Camera Focal Length: 200mm
Camera: E4: Kodak DCS760C 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: 20031202 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 113634 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 4.7, Longitude: 9.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Northeast
Sun Azimuth: 194 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 203 nautical miles (376 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 63 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 731

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