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Mission: STS069 Roll: 709 Frame: 42 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS69
Country or Geographic Name: INDONESIA-C
Center Point: Latitude: -5.0 Longitude: 121.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Stereo: No (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: M-11 JNC Map ID: 70


Camera Tilt: 9
Camera Focal Length: 40mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5046 : Kodak, natural color positive, Lumiere 100/5046, ASA 100, standard base.


Film Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 10 (0-10)


GMT Date: 19950909 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 072546 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: -4.5, Longitude: 120.9 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: South
Sun Azimuth: 280 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 201 nautical miles (372 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 36 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 27


Celebes (Sulawesi), Indonesia. This SE-looking view shows the SE peninsula of the Celebes, with the island of Buton at the end.

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