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STS061-86-031 - STS-061 - Various views of the capture and first EVA to repair the HST

STS061-86-031 - STS-061 - Various views of the capture and first EVA to repair the HST

 
 
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Description: The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is pictured in the STS-61 orbiter Endeavour's payload bay following its capture and berthing early in the eleven-day mission. The Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm, used to grapple the HST into the payload bay can also be seen in the frame.

Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE, REPAIRING, PAYLOAD BAY, STS-61, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER)

Date Taken: 12/5/1993

Categories: EVA

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

feat: NON-EARTHOBS

nlat: -21.8

nlon: 141.7

azi: 264

alt: 320

elev: 73
STS-61

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1993
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The U.S. National Archives
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