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  • The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. View is of coastal Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, West Africa, Sahara looking north west. The camera system was activated by a gravity switch set for G=3. It is possible that it was activated by the initial vibration at lift-off. Therefore times and altitudes are approximate but within one minute of true. Photo was taken during the third revolution. Film ... more
    The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. View is of coastal Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, West Africa, Sahara looking north west. The camera system was activated by a gravity switch set for G=3. It is possible that it was activated by the initial vibration at lift-off. Therefore times and altitudes are approximate but within one minute of true. Photo was taken during the third revolution. Film type was SO-368 Ektachrome,70mm color,76mm lens. G.E.T time was 5:00, Altitude was 8871 nautical miles (16,429 kilometers). Every tenth photographic is indicated. Intermediate exposures can be interpolated. Subject Terms: Apollo 4 Flight, Earth Observations (From Space) Categories: Earth Observations Date: 11/9/1967 Original: Film - 70MM CT Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit. less
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