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STS056-37-015 - STS-056 - Cloud covered Earth, payload bay, ATLAS pallet, and SPARTAN satellite.

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Description: Views of the payload bay, the ATLAS Earth Atmosphere research pallet experiment and the SPARTAN satellite. All scenes are well exposed and composed. Varying light conditions produce shadows across the payload bay but logos are clear and easily readable. In all scenes, Earth background has total blanket cloud cover precluding location identification.

Subject Terms: STS-56, DISCOVERY (ORBITER), EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), SOLAR WIND PAYLOAD BAY, CLOUDS, SPARTAN SATELLITES, SOLAR CORONA

Date Taken: 4/17/1993

Categories: Payload Bay

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-56

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1993
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The U.S. National Archives
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