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ISS016-E-19946

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Identification

Mission: ISS016 Roll: E Frame: 19946 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS016
Country or Geographic Name: USA-CALIFORNIA
Features: BROOKINGS, CHETCO R., COAST, FOR., AGR.
Center Point: Latitude: 42.0 Longitude: -124.2 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
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Camera Tilt: 25
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: 50 (26-50)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20071230 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 215631 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 41.6, Longitude: -122.9 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 205 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 178 nautical miles (330 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 21 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 181

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