|NASA Photo ID||AST-2-130|
Cloud masks available for this image:
|QX807: SO368 film (fine-grain Ektachrome) with yellow dye layer equivalent to Wratten 2A|
Image Caption: An oblique view of a portion of Libya and the Arab Republic of Egypt, as photographed from the Apollo spacecraft in Earth orbit during the joint U.S.-USSR Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) mission. The goelogical features are the Jebel Uweinat and Jebel Arkenu basaltic mountains in the Libyan sand sea. The spacecraft was at an altitude of 219 kilometers (136 statute miles).