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AS16-131-20118 - Apollo 16 - Apollo 16 Mission Image - Ultraviolet view of the Earth, 2650A.

AS16-131-20118 - Apollo 16 - Apollo 16 Mission Image - Ultraviolet view of the Earth, 2650A.

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Description: Ultraviolet view of the Earth,2650A. Image was taken during Translunar Coast (TLC) of the Apollo 16 mission. Original film magazine was labeled 00,filmtype was IIA-0 - Spectroscopic Film,105mm lens.

Subject Terms: Apollo 16 Flight, Moon (Planet)

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit
Apollo 16 - AS16-104-17001 through AS16-M-3023
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2005 - 2012
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