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ISS009-E-12727

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Identification

Mission: ISS009 Roll: E Frame: 12727 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS009
Country or Geographic Name: USA-CALIFORNIA
Features: COAST RANGES, VALLEY CLOUDS
Center Point: Latitude: 41.8 Longitude: -122.5 (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: 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: 20040621 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 143410 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 46.1, Longitude: -130.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southeast
Sun Azimuth: 72 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 193 nautical miles (357 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 15 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 3901

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