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AS11-44-6626 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during ascent, Crater 199 and TO 55

AS11-44-6626 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during ascent, Crater 199 and TO 55

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Summary

The original database describes this as:

Description: View of the Moon limb,Lunar Module during ascent. Crater 199 on right edge and Target of Opportunity (TO) 55. Crater 199 is officially named Saenger. TO 55 is a small bright Copernican crater,color,aging and historical comparison. Image was taken during the 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 Latitude 1 degrees North by Longitude 102 degrees East. Forward Overlap 30%. Sun Angle is High. Approximate Tilt minimum is 55,maximum is 60. Tilt Direction is West (W).

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon, Craters, Lunar Module, Ascent

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Interior

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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