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STS067-715-060 - STS-067 - ASTRO-2 backdropped by Earth limb and with sunburst

STS067-715-060 - STS-067 - ASTRO-2 backdropped by Earth limb and with sunburst

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Views of the ASTRO-2 payload backdropped by the Earth limb and with sunburst. The Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope (UIT), Star Tracker (S Trkr), Spacelab igloo, Optical Sensor Package (OSP), Integrated Radiator System (IRS), and Hopkins Ultraviolet Telescope (HUT) are in view. GAS canisters G-387 and G-388 for the Australian space telescope (AST) Endeavour are also in view.

Subject Terms: STS-67, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER), SPACEBORNE ASTRONOMY, PAYLOAD BAY, ULTRAVIOLET ASTRONOMY, ASTRO MISSIONS (STS), EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)

Date Taken: 3/4/1995

Categories: Payloads

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

geon: ATMOSPHERIC LIMB

feat: ATMOSPHERIC LIMB

tilt: High Oblique

nlat: -5.8

nlon: 158.5

azi: 96

alt: 190

elev: 7
STS-67

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1995
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