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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P003




Ranger 8 P003


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:51:12.182
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.24° / 7.41°
     Altitude: 703.56 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -1.39° / 15.51°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 761.72 km
     Incidence Angle: 65.90°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 26.90°
Scale:
     E-W: 23.9 km
     N-S: 20.0 km
Deviation North: -2.50°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:51:12.582
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.24° / 7.43°
     Altitude: 702.82 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -0.93° / 15.52°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 761.82 km
     Incidence Angle: 65.90°
     Phase Angle: 39.20°
     Emission Angle: 27.10°
Scale:
     E-W: 31.2 km
     N-S: 20.4 km
Deviation North: -2.70°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:51:12.382
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.24° / 7.42°
     Altitude: 703.19 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -1.36° / 16.02°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 768.45 km
     Incidence Angle: 66.40°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 28.50°
Scale:
     E-W: 70.8 km
     N-S: 64.1 km
Deviation North: -2.60°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:51:12.782
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -2.23° / 7.43°
     Altitude: 702.45 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -0.91° / 16.05°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 768.88 km
     Incidence Angle: 66.50°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 28.70°
Scale:
     E-W: 70.5 km
     N-S: 64.1 km
Deviation North: -2.80°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 2.5 MB )




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