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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P001




Ranger 8 P001


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 1
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:46:17.339
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.41° / -0.24°
     Altitude: 1247.59 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.70° / 7.97°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 1289.23 km
     Incidence Angle: 58.30°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 19.30°
Scale:
     E-W: 38.4 km
     N-S: 33.7 km
Deviation North: -1.60°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 1
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:46:17.739
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.40° / -0.23°
     Altitude: 1246.85 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -3.92° / 7.97°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 1288.52 km
     Incidence Angle: 58.30°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 19.30°
Scale:
     E-W: 50.0 km
     N-S: 34.3 km
Deviation North: -1.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 1
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:46:17.539
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.40° / -0.24°
     Altitude: 1247.22 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.66° / 8.78°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 1297.25 km
     Incidence Angle: 59.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 21.10°
Scale:
     E-W: 113.2 km
     N-S: 107.3 km
Deviation North: -1.60°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 1
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:46:17.939
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -4.40° / -0.23°
     Altitude: 1246.49 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -3.91° / 8.82°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 1296.97 km
     Incidence Angle: 59.20°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 21.20°
Scale:
     E-W: 112.7 km
     N-S: 107.0 km
Deviation North: -1.80°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.6 MB )




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