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UV Photography

NSSDCA ID: 1972-031A-06

Mission Name: Apollo 16 Command and Service Module (CSM)
Principal Investigator:Dr. Tobias C. Owen


Alternate Names

  • Apollo16CSM/UVPhotography
  • S177

Funding Agency

  • NASA-Office of Manned Space Flight (United States)


  • Planetary Science: Atmospheres
  • Astronomy: Ultraviolet

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this experiment can be directed to: Dr. David R. Williams



NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Dr. Tobias C. OwenPrincipal InvestigatorIllinois Institute of Technology

Selected References

  • UV photography of the earth and the moon - final report, 1 March 1971 - 30 September 1973, State U. of New York, Dept. of Earth and Space Sci., NASA-CR-134189, Stony Brook, N.Y., Sept. 30, 1973.
  • Owen, T., UV photography of the Earth and Moon, in Apollo 16, Prelim. Sci. Rept., NASA SP-315, 17-1, Wash., DC, 1972.
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