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AS12-56B-8438 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image  - View of Crater Fra Mauro

AS12-56B-8438 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - View of Crater Fra Mauro

 
 
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Description: View of Crater Fra Mauro. Image was taken during the S-158 Lunar Multispectral Camera (LMC) Experiment performed during the Apollo 12 mission. Original film magazine was labeled BB,film type was Plus-X 3401 (70mm black and white film) taken with an 80mm lens and a 46B filter (blue). This is one of four Hasselblad cameras mounted together perpendicular to hatch windows and operated simultaneously.Approximate photo scale was 1:1,500,000. Principal Point Latitude was 4.0 S by Longitude 15.0 W. Forward overlap was 60%. The sun angle was high,the approximate camera tilt was vertical . This was the last image of the experiment taken with this camera.

Subject Terms: Apollo 12 Flight, Moon

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM B&W

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit
Apollo 12 - AS12-46-6715 through AS12-57-8455b

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19/11/1969
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The U.S. National Archives
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