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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P002




Ranger 8 P002


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 2
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:49:43.141
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -3.00° / 4.77°
     Altitude: 868.44 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.39° / 13.24°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 923.64 km
     Incidence Angle: 63.60°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 24.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 28.5 km
     N-S: 24.2 km
Deviation North: -2.10°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 2
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:49:43.541
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.99° / 4.78°
     Altitude: 867.70 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -1.83° / 13.24°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 923.60 km
     Incidence Angle: 63.60°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 24.70°
Scale:
     E-W: 37.2 km
     N-S: 24.7 km
Deviation North: -2.40°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 2
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:49:43.341
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.99° / 4.77°
     Altitude: 868.07 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.36° / 13.84°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 931.06 km
     Incidence Angle: 64.20°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 26.20°
Scale:
     E-W: 84.2 km
     N-S: 77.4 km
Deviation North: -2.20°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 2
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:49:43.741
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.99° / 4.78°
     Altitude: 867.33 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -1.82° / 13.88°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 931.39 km
     Incidence Angle: 64.20°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 26.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 83.9 km
     N-S: 77.4 km
Deviation North: -2.40°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.5 MB )




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