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  • The original database describes this as: Description: The ascent stage of the Lunar Module (LM) lit by EVA floodlights is visible in the frame. Between the successful rendezvous and the docking maneuver,15 minutes of stationkeeping at ranges of approximately 30 km permitted close inspection of both spacecraft. Photographs like this are used to document the condition of the LM exterior. During this periodthe LM crew inspected the Scientific Ins... more
    The original database describes this as: Description: The ascent stage of the Lunar Module (LM) lit by EVA floodlights is visible in the frame. Between the successful rendezvous and the docking maneuver,15 minutes of stationkeeping at ranges of approximately 30 km permitted close inspection of both spacecraft. Photographs like this are used to document the condition of the LM exterior. During this periodthe LM crew inspected the Scientific Instrument Module (SIM) bay of the Command Service Module (CSM) from close range in an attempt to ascertain the cause of the panoramic camera v/h anomalies. Image was taken during Revolution 49 of the Apollo 15 mission. Original film magazine was labeled Q,film type was S0368 (Color Exterior,Ektachrome color reversal),250mm lens at an approximate altitude of between 106-117 km. Subject Terms: Apollo 15 Flight, Moon (Planet) Categories: Lunar Observations Original: Film - 70MM CT Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit. less
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