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AS11-44-6541 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb near Crater 221, TO 46

AS11-44-6541 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb near Crater 221, TO 46

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Summary

The original database describes this as:

Description: View of Moon limb,Near Crater 221,officially named King. Lunar Module (LM) thruster visible in right field of view. Target of Opportunity (TO) 46. TO 46 is a Copernican Typre Crater. This image was taken before separation of the LM and the Command Module during Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled V. Film Type: S0-368 Color taken with a 80mm lens. Approximate photo scale 1:2,400,000. Principal Point Latitude was 5.5 North by Longitude 119 East. Foward overlap is 80%. Sun angle is High. Approximate Tilt minimum is 55 degrees, maximum is 60 degrees. Tilt direction is North East (NE).

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon, Craters

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Interior

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

Date

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

The U.S. National Archives
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