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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 8 P009




Ranger 8 P009


Mission: 8
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 9
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:26.827
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.54° / 24.00°
     Altitude: 17.57 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.62° / 24.42°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 21.78 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: 9
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:27.227
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.55° / 24.03°
     Altitude: 16.86 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.64° / 24.43°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 20.96 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 39.10°
     Emission Angle: 36.60°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.9 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: -4.90°

Mission: 8
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 9
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:27.27
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.55° / 24.01°
     Altitude: 17.22 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.62° / 24.44°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 21.63 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.2 km
     N-S: 1.8 km
Deviation North: -5.00°

Mission: 8
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 9
GMT of Frame Exposure: Saturday, February 20, 1965    09:57:27.427
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.55° / 24.04°
     Altitude: 16.51 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: 2.64° / 24.45°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 20.81 km
     Incidence Angle: 75.00°
     Phase Angle: 38.10°
     Emission Angle: 37.70°
Scale:
     E-W: 2.1 km
     N-S: 1.8 km
Deviation North: -5.00°
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