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IdentificationMission: ISS026 Roll: E Frame: 11065 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS026
Country or Geographic Name: USA-ILLINOIS
Features: CHICAGO AT NIGHT
Center Point: Latitude: 41.9 Longitude: -87.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
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ONC Map ID: JNC Map ID:
CameraCamera Tilt: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 180mm
Camera: N5: Nikon D3S
Film: 4256E : 4256 x 2832 pixel CMOS sensor, 36.0mm x 23.9mm, total pixels: 12.87 million, Nikon FX format.
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 10 (0-10)
GMT Date: 20101218 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 102137 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 38.8, Longitude: -94.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Northeast
Sun Azimuth: 93 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 187 nautical miles (346 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: -36 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 1245
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