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STS073-736-28

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Identification

Mission: STS073 Roll: 736 Frame: 28 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS73
Country or Geographic Name: USA-CALIFORNIA
Features: PAN-COAST RANGE, LAKES
Center Point: Latitude: 40.0 Longitude: -123.5 (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: G-18 JNC Map ID: 28

Camera

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

Quality

Film Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 20 (11-25)

Nadir

GMT Date: 19951029 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 163726 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 37.4, Longitude: -122.5 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: North
Sun Azimuth: 128 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 142 nautical miles (263 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 21 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 148

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