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STS067-715-079 - STS-067 - ASTRO-2 backdropped by Earth limb

STS067-715-079 - STS-067 - ASTRO-2 backdropped by Earth limb

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Summary

The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Views of the ASTRO-2 payload backdropped by the Earth limb. 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. Glare from the sun is in frames.

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

Element: Shuttle Payload Bay

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF

feat: NON-EARTHOBS

nlat: -18

nlon: 135.9

azi: 86

alt: 189

elev: 32
STS-67

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1995
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