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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 A059




Ranger 8 A059


Mission: 8
Camera: A
Plate Number: 59
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:29.547
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.59° / 24.17°
     Altitude: 12.74 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.65° / 24.39°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 14.51 km
     Incidence Angle: 74.90°
     Phase Angle: 47.30°
     Emission Angle: 28.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.4 km
     N-S: 1.4 km
Deviation North: -3.90°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.8 MB )




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