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STS048-87-30

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Identification

Mission: STS048 Roll: 87 Frame: 30 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS48
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Features: VERY DARK EARTHOBS
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:

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Camera Focal Length: mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5036 : Kodak, natural color positive, Ektachrome 5036,200 Professional, ASA 200, stand.

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Percentage of Cloud Cover: (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 19910915 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 022236 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 41.8, Longitude: -123.1 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction:
Sun Azimuth: 294 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 312 nautical miles (578 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: -13 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 33

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