The Moon - Clementine

The Earth over the Moon's north pole

The Moon
Clementine colorized image showing the full Earth over the Moon's north pole. The angular distance between the Earth and the Moon has been reduced for illustration pruposes. This image was taken by the UV/visible camera at the end of mapping orbit 102 on 13 March 1994. The 109 km diameter crater Plaskett is in the foreground at 82 N, 174 E. (Clementine, USGS slide 19)
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Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1994-03-13
Distance/Range (km): N/A
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): +82.,174.
Orbit(s): 102

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: crater, global view
Instrument: UV/Visible camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): 288 x 384
Instrument Field of View (deg): 4.2 x 5.6
Filter: N/A
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): N/A
Phase Angle (deg): N/A
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): N/A

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: CL_0021 (raw image)
NASA Image ID number: USGS slide 19
Other Image ID number: N/A
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 94-004A-00E
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): 94-004A-00D
Other ID: N/A

clm_usgs_19.html Updated 05 February 2003, DRW.