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Ranger Photographs of the Moon

Ranger 9 P003




Ranger 9 P003


Mission: 9
Camera: P1
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Wednesday, March 24, 1965    14:08:11.986
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.80° / -2.67°
     Altitude: 19.37 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.85° / -2.37°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 21.41 km
     Incidence Angle: 79.60°
     Phase Angle: 54.60°
     Emission Angle: 25.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.6 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: 24.90°

Mission: 9
Camera: P2
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Wednesday, March 24, 1965    14:08:12.386
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.80° / -2.65°
     Altitude: 18.40 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.83° / -2.37°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 20.25 km
     Incidence Angle: 79.60°
     Phase Angle: 55.00°
     Emission Angle: 24.80°
Scale:
     E-W: 0.6 km
     N-S: 0.6 km
Deviation North: 24.30°

Mission: 9
Camera: P3
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Wednesday, March 24, 1965    14:08:12.186
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.80° / -2.66°
     Altitude: 18.89 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.84° / -2.35°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 21.05 km
     Incidence Angle: 79.70°
     Phase Angle: 53.60°
     Emission Angle: 26.40°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.8 km
     N-S: 1.7 km
Deviation North: 23.30°

Mission: 9
Camera: P4
Plate Number: 3
GMT of Frame Exposure: Wednesday, March 24, 1965    14:08:12.586
Spacecraft:
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.80° / -2.65°
     Altitude: 17.92 km
Photograph (central reticle):
     Latitude / Longitude: -12.83° / -2.36°
     Slant range from spacecraft: 19.89 km
     Incidence Angle: 79.70°
     Phase Angle: 53.90°
     Emission Angle: 25.90°
Scale:
     E-W: 1.7 km
     N-S: 1.6 km
Deviation North: 23.00°
Hi Resolution Image(s): Print Resolution JPG ( 4.6 MB )




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