Uranus - Voyager 2

Uranus' limb and equatorial region from 700,000 km

Uranus
Voyager 2 image of the limb of Uranus from 694,000 km. This narrow angle view is about 5,100 km across and was taken about 12 hours after closest approach. The image is centered at -10, 212 and north is up. (Voyager 2, FDS 26863.12)
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Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1986-01-25 T 06:15:58
Distance/Range (km): 694,045.3
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): -09.59,212.40
Orbit(s): Flyby

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: clouds
Instrument: Narrow Angle Vidicon Camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): 800 x 800, 8 bit
Instrument Field of View (deg): .424 x .424
Filter: clear (0)
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): 81.65
Phase Angle (deg): 156.79
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): 75.14

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: VG_0002
NASA Image ID number: FDS 26863.12
Other Image ID number: 0920U2 + 000
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 77-076-01M
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): 77-076A-01X
Other ID: N/A

Updated 05 May 2003, DRW.