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STS103-501-91

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Identification

Mission: STS103 Roll: 501 Frame: 91 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS103
Country or Geographic Name: MEXICO
Features: PAN-BAJA, GULF OF CA.
Center Point: Latitude: 28.0 Longitude: -110.5 (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: High Oblique
Camera Focal Length: 90mm
Camera: LH: Linhof
Film: 5069 : Kodak Elite 100S, E6 Reversal, Replaces Lumiere, Warmer in tone vs. Lumiere.

Quality

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

Nadir

GMT Date: 19991224 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 213656 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 18.3, Longitude: -104.8 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Northwest
Sun Azimuth: 224 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 317 nautical miles (587 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 33 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 74

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