Lunar and Planetary Institute







Digital Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon



Contents

Foreword
Introduction
  Lunar Orbiter Spacecraft
  Photographic Subsystem
Imperfections
Enhancement
Lunar Orbiter Photographs
Definition of Terms
Lunar Features
Presentation and Arrangement of Atlas Photographs
Availability of Lunar Orbiter Photographs
Bibliography
Lunar Orbiter
Lunar Atlases
Discussions of the Moon
Figures
Figure 1.-Lunar orbiter spacecraft in flight configuration
Figure 2.-Photographic subsystem
Figure 3.-Spacecraft film format
Figure 4.-Preexposed geometric pattern for Lunar Orbiters III, IV, and V.
Figure 5.-Readout scanner.
Figure 6.-Photographic reconstructure procedure.
Figure 7.-Photographic geometry.
Figure 8.-Index map of all Lunar Orbiter photographs.
(a) Equatorial zone, near side.
(b) Equatorial zone, far side.
(c) North polar region.
(d) South polar region.
Figure 9.-Index map of Apollo zone photographs.
(a) West and West Central sections.
(b) East Central and East sections.
Figure 10.-Index map of Atlas photographs.
(a) Equatorial zone, near side.
(b) Equatorial zone, far side.
(c) North polar region.
(d) South polar region.
Tables
Table 1.-Summary of Lunar Orbiter Missions
Table 2.-Photographic geometry.
Table 3.-Lunar Features.


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