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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P015




Ranger 8 P015


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 15
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:31.867
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.63° / 24.31°
     Altitude: 8.64 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.67° / 24.52°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 10.74 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.50°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.4 km
     N-S: 0.3 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 15
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:32.267
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.64° / 24.34°
     Altitude: 7.94 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.68° / 24.53°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 9.89 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.70°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.5 km
     N-S: 0.3 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 15
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:32.67
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.64° / 24.33°
     Altitude: 8.29 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.67° / 24.53°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 10.44 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.50°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.1 km
     N-S: 0.9 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 15
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:32.467
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.64° / 24.35°
     Altitude: 7.58 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.68° / 24.54°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 9.58 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.0 km
     N-S: 0.8 km
Deviation North: -5.00°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.7 MB )




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