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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P018




Ranger 8 P018


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 18
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:34.387
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.68° / 24.47°
     Altitude: 4.19 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.70° / 24.57°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 5.21 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.2 km
     N-S: 0.1 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 18
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:34.787
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.69° / 24.50°
     Altitude: 3.48 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.70° / 24.58°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 4.34 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 39.20°
     Emission Angle: 36.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.2 km
     N-S: 0.1 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 18
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:34.587
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.68° / 24.48°
     Altitude: 3.83 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.70° / 24.58°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 4.83 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.5 km
     N-S: 0.4 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 18
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:34.987
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.69° / 24.51°
     Altitude: 3.13 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.71° / 24.59°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 3.96 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.10°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.4 km
     N-S: 0.3 km
Deviation North: -5.10°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.7 MB )




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