The Moon - Lunar Orbiter 3

Oblique view of Kepler crater on the Moon

The Moon
Lunar Orbiter 3 oblique image of Kepler crater on the Moon. The crater is 32 km in diameter and is located near the outer rim of the Imbrium Basin. Kepler is located at 8 N, 38 W, southwest of Mare Imbrium. North is at 11:00. (Lunar Orbiter 3, frame M-162)
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Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1967-02-21 T 05:02
Distance/Range (km): 156
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): +06.91/321.90
Orbit(s):

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: crater
Instrument: Medium-resolution Camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): N/A
Instrument Field of View (deg): 44.2 x 37.9
Filter: Clear
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): 78.75
Phase Angle (deg): 104.44
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): 75.00

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: N/A
NASA Image ID number: L03-M162
Other Image ID number: N/A
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 66-073Z-01D
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): N/A
Other ID: N/A

Updated 19 March 2003, DRW.