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ISS026-E-20187

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Identification

Mission: ISS026 Roll: E Frame: 20187 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS026
Country or Geographic Name: USA-INDIANA
Features: GARY, L. MICHIGAN, HARBOR, SNOW, ICE
Center Point: Latitude: 41.6 Longitude: -87.4 (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

Camera Tilt: 7
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: 10 (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 20110123 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 184807 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 41.6, Longitude: -87.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: East
Sun Azimuth: 192 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 188 nautical miles (348 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 28 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 1817

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