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IdentificationMission: ISS010 Roll: E Frame: 18196 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS010
Country or Geographic Name: CHINA
Features: CENTRAL BEIJING, ROADS, SNOW
Center Point: Latitude: 39.9 Longitude: 116.4 (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: 41
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)
GMT Date: 20050218 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 014127 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 38.1, Longitude: 118.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Northwest
Sun Azimuth: 135 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 189 nautical miles (350 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 28 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 3695
CaptionsISS010-E-18196 (18 February 2005) --- The large city Beijing (Peking), China is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 10 crewmember on the International Space Station.
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