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STS106-702-78

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Identification

Mission: STS106 Roll: 702 Frame: 78 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS106
Country or Geographic Name: FRANCE
Features: PAN-WEST COAST, REFL.
Center Point: Latitude: 48.0 Longitude: 2.0 (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: 40mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
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: 20000910 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 120330 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 51.3, Longitude: -6.7 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: East
Sun Azimuth: 173 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 188 nautical miles (348 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 43 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 33

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