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Astronaut Photography of Earth - Display Record

ISS025-E-8600

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Identification

Mission: ISS025 Roll: E Frame: 8600 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS025
Country or Geographic Name: NEW ZEALAND-NI
Features: MT. RUAPEHU, MT. NGAURUHOE, MT. TONGARIRO
Center Point: Latitude: -39.2 Longitude: 175.6 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

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Camera

Camera Tilt: 26
Camera Focal Length: 400mm
Camera: N2: Nikon D2Xs
Film: 4288E : 4288 x 2848 pixel CMOS sensor, RGBG imager color filter.

Quality

Film Exposure:
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 50 (26-50)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20101023 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 202504 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: -39.3, Longitude: 174.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: East
Sun Azimuth: 77 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 194 nautical miles (359 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 34 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 370

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