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AS11-41-6093 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - North of TO 115

AS11-41-6093 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - North of TO 115

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Description: View of Moon, North of Target of Opportunity (TO) 115. TO 115 is Craters Hypatia and Alfraganus A and chain of shallow sharp depressions East of Alfraganus. In this view the twin craters of Sabine and Ritter are visible with the Lunar Module (LM) landing site in the foreground. This image is part of a west looking high oblique sequence of images taken from the Command and Service Module (CSM) as it traveled at approximately 60 nautical miles (NM) orbital altitude above the Moon during the Apollo 11 Mission. This sequence has a 90-98% overlap and starts near 140 degrees East Longitude at the equator and continues to the nearside lunar terminator at 15 degrees East. Original film magazine was labeled P. Film Type: 3400 Panatomic-X Black/White taken with a 80mm lens. Principal Point Latitude and Longitude: Above Horizon. Forward overlap: 95%. Sun angle is Medium. Approximate Tilt Minimum is 80 degrees,Maximum is 85 degrees. Tilt direction is West (W).

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon, Craters

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM B&W

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit
Apollo 11 - AS11-36-5291 through AS11-45-6714b

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Date

16/06/1969 - 21/07/1969
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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