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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P008




Ranger 8 P008


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 8
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:25.987
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.53° / 23.95°
     Altitude: 19.06 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.61° / 24.40°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 23.62 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.8 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 8
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:26.387
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.54° / 23.98°
     Altitude: 18.35 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.63° / 24.41°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 22.80 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.0 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 8
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:26.187
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.53° / 23.96°
     Altitude: 18.71 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.62° / 24.42°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 23.48 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.4 km
     N-S: 2.0 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 8
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:26.587
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.54° / 23.99°
     Altitude: 18.00 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.63° / 24.43°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 22.67 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.70°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.3 km
     N-S: 1.9 km
Deviation North: -5.00°
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