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STS093-702-025 - STS-093 - View of the Chandra Observatory during its deployment from Columbia PLB

STS093-702-025 - STS-093 - View of the Chandra Observatory during its deployment from Columbia PLB

 
 
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Description: View of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory (AXAF) being deployed from the payload bay (PLB) of the Space Shuttle Columbia during the STS-93 mission. An Earth limb is visible in the background.

Subject Terms: STS-93 COLUMBIA (ORBITER) EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) EARTH LIMB PAYLOAD BAY DEPLOYMENT X RAY TELESCOPES

Date Taken: 7/23/1999

Categories: Payloads

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

feat: NON-EARTHOBS

nlat: -28.2

nlon: -13.7

azi: 30

alt: 145

elev: 36
STS-93

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1999
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The U.S. National Archives
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