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Astronaut Photography of Earth - Display Record
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IdentificationMission: STS081 Roll: ESC Frame: 2092730 Mission ID on the Film or image:
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Features: CALIFORNIA, USA AND PACIFIC OCEAN
Center Point Latitude: 40.9 Center Point Longitude: -123.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Stereo: (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
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CameraCamera Tilt: 1
Camera Focal Length: 50mm
Camera: E2: Kodak DCS460 Electronic Still Camera
Percentage of Cloud Cover: (0-10)
NadirGMT Date: 19970114 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 185453 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 40.9, Longitude: -123.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 157 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 164 nautical miles (304 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 24 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 39
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