U.S. National Archives
U.S. National ArchivesPublic Domain ArchiveNot developed or endorsed by NARA.
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
STS056-73-021 - STS-056 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-56 mission

STS056-73-021 - STS-056 - Earth observations taken from Discovery during STS-56 mission

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altSmall608x640
  • save_altMedium973x1024
  • save_altLarge1520x1600
  • save_altOriginal5700x6000
description

Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Earth observation views taken from shuttle orbiter Discovery during STS-56 mission.

Subject Terms: STS-56, DISCOVERY (ORBITER), EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)

Date Taken: 4/9/1993

Categories: Earth Observations

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: MAURITANIA

feat: PAN-E,LIGHT DUST,COAST

lat: 20

lon: -16

tilt: High Oblique

cldp: 25

nlat: 23

nlon: -20.5

dir: SE

azi: 105

alt: 161

elev: 48
STS-56

date_range

Date

1993
create

Source

The U.S. National Archives
copyright

Copyright info

No known copyright restrictions

Explorests 56 mission

Exploremauritania from orbit

Explorelight dust