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ISS016-E-24229

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Identification

Mission: ISS016 Roll: E Frame: 24229 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS016
Country or Geographic Name: USA-WISCONSIN
Features: MILWAUKEE-CHICAGO AT NIGHT
Center Point: Latitude: 42.5 Longitude: -88.0 (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: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 85mm
Camera: N1: Nikon D1
Film: 2000E : 2000 x 1312 pixel CCD, RGBG imager color filter.

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Film Exposure:
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 10 (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20080120 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 102334 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 45.6, Longitude: -85.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southwest
Sun Azimuth: 90 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 181 nautical miles (335 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: -29 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 505

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