Credit:Photograph ISS008-E-11807 was taken from the International Space Station using a Kodak DCS760 digital camera: and a 400 mm lens on 3 January 2004. The January 2001 position was determined by coarse image referencing with another Space Station photography, ISS001-E-5318, taken in January 2001. Details provided by Michael Trenchard and Julie A. Robinson, Earth Observations Laboratory (Lockheed Martin), Johnson Space Center. The International Space Station Program supports the laboratory to help astronauts take pictures of Earth that will be of the greatest value to scientists and the public, and to make those images freely available on the Internet. Additional images taken by astronauts and cosmonauts can be viewed at the NASA/JSC Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth.
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Visualization Date:February 2, 2004
Sensor(s):ISS - Digital Camera