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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P006




Ranger 8 P006


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 6
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:24.307
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.50° / 23.85°
     Altitude: 22.04 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.60° / 24.37°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 27.28 km
     Incidence Angle: 74.90°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.9 km
     N-S: 0.7 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 6
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:24.707
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.51° / 23.87°
     Altitude: 21.33 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.62° / 24.38°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 26.48 km
     Incidence Angle: 74.90°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.2 km
     N-S: 0.7 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 6
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:24.507
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.50° / 23.86°
     Altitude: 21.69 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.60° / 24.39°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 27.20 km
     Incidence Angle: 74.90°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.7 km
     N-S: 2.3 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 6
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:24.907
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.51° / 23.88°
     Altitude: 20.98 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.62° / 24.40°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 26.40 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.7 km
     N-S: 2.3 km
Deviation North: -5.00°
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