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Photogrammetry of Apollo 15 photography, part CIn the Apollo 15 mission, a mapping camera system and a 61 cm optical bar, high resolution panoramic camera, as well as a laser altimeter were used. The panoramic camera is described, having several distortion sources, such as cylindrical shape of the negative film surface, the scanning action of the lens, the image motion compensator, and the spacecraft motion. Film products were processed on a specifically designed analytical plotter.
Document ID
19720015191
Document Type
Other
Authors
Wu, S. S. C. (Geological Survey Washington, DC, United States)
Schafer, F. J. (Geological Survey Washington, DC, United States)
Jordan, R. (Geological Survey Washington, DC, United States)
Nakata, G. M. (Geological Survey Washington, DC, United States)
Derick, J. L. (Geological Survey Washington, DC, United States)
Date Acquired
August 6, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1972
Publication Information
Publication: NASA. Manned Spacecraft Center Apollo 15 Prelim. Sci. Rept.
Subject Category
SPACE SCIENCES
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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