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STS038-84-36

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Identification

Mission: STS038 Roll: 84 Frame: 36 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS38
Country or Geographic Name: INDONESIA
Features: BURU ISLAND
Center Point: Latitude: -3.5 Longitude: 126.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: Yes (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
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Camera

Camera Tilt: 11
Camera Focal Length: 100mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5017 : Kodak, natural color positive, Ektachrome, X Professional, ASA 64, standard base.

Quality

Film Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 15 (11-25)

Nadir

GMT Date: 19901119 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 015948 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: -3.4, Longitude: 126.1 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: East
Sun Azimuth: 130 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 128 nautical miles (237 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 65 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 50

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