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STS106-720-77

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Identification

Mission: STS106 Roll: 720 Frame: 77 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS106
Country or Geographic Name: CAROLINE ISLANDS
Features: BABELTHUAP ISLAND, REEF
Center Point: Latitude: 7.5 Longitude: 134.5 (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: 23
Camera Focal Length: 250mm
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: 20000920 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 034302 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 8.5, Longitude: 133.4 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)

Nadir to Photo Center Direction: Southeast
Sun Azimuth: 236 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 205 nautical miles (380 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 77 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 184

Captions

Palau's southern lagoon [STS106-720-77, 2000].

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