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ISS031-E-89012

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View ISS031-E-89012.JPG 28895540359 No No NASA's Earth Observatory web site
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View ISS031-E-89012.JPG 593891000664 No Yes NASA's Earth Observatory web site
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Identification

Mission: ISS031 Roll: E Frame: 89012 Mission ID on the Film or image: ISS031
Country or Geographic Name: ASTRONOMICAL OBJECTS
Features: SUN, VENUS, TRANSIT OF VENUS
Center Point: Latitude: Longitude: (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Stereo: (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: JNC Map ID:

Camera

Camera Tilt: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 800mm
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: 20120606 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 005632 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 40.1, Longitude: 47.7 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction:
Sun Azimuth: 55 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 212 nautical miles (393 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: -5 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number:

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