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STS053-98-045 - STS-053 - Earth observations

STS053-98-045 - STS-053 - Earth observations

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Description: Photographic documentation showing earth observations taken during the STS-53 mission from the space shuttle Discovery. scenic moonrise scene was taken over the Coastal Mountain Range, British Columbia (56.0N, 135W) and shows the moon at the day/night terminator. The moon appears as a tiny dot on the earth limb, partially intersected by the thin blue line of airglow (093).

Subject Terms: STS-53, EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE), DISCOVERY (ORBITER)

Date Taken: 12/5/1992 0:00

Original: Film

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: USA-MINNESOTA

feat: DULUTH AREA, SOFT FOCUS

lat: 47

lon: -92

tilt: 47

cldp: 30

nlat: 45.5

nlon: -94.9

dir: NE

azi: 133

alt: 181

elev: 7
STS-53

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1992
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Explorecoastal mountain range

Exploremoonrise scene

Exploreduluth area