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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P017




Ranger 8 P017


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 17
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:33.547
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.66° / 24.42°
     Altitude: 5.67 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.69° / 24.56°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 7.06 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.2 km
     N-S: 0.2 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 17
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:33.947
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.67° / 24.44°
     Altitude: 4.96 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.70° / 24.56°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 6.19 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.3 km
     N-S: 0.2 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 17
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:33.747
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.67° / 24.43°
     Altitude: 5.32 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.69° / 24.56°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 6.70 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.7 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 17
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:34.147
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.67° / 24.46°
     Altitude: 4.61 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.70° / 24.57°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 5.83 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.6 km
     N-S: 0.5 km
Deviation North: -5.10°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.7 MB )




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