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STS081-ESC-2092743

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Identification

Mission: STS081 Roll: ESC Frame: 2092743 Mission ID on the Film or image:
Country or Geographic Name:
Features: CALIFORNIA, USA
Center Point: Latitude: 40.4 Longitude: -122.9 (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:

Camera

Camera Tilt: 1
Camera Focal Length: 50mm
Camera: E2: Kodak DCS460 Electronic Still Camera
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Percentage of Cloud Cover: (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 19970114 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 185506 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 40.4, Longitude: -122.9 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 158 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 164 nautical miles (304 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 25 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 39

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