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STS096-711-33

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Identification

Mission: STS096 Roll: 711 Frame: 33 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS96
Country or Geographic Name: ASIA
Features: PAN-DESERT, LAKES, DUST
Center Point: Latitude: Longitude: (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Stereo: Yes (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: JNC Map ID:

Camera

Camera Tilt: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 250mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5069 : Kodak Elite 100S, E6 Reversal, Replaces Lumiere, Warmer in tone vs. Lumiere.

Quality

Film Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 5 (0-10)

Nadir

GMT Date: 19990530 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 081707 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 38.6, Longitude: 56.9 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction:
Sun Azimuth: 186 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 203 nautical miles (376 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 73 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 46

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