Lunar Orbiter photographic atlas of the Moon

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Other titlesPhotographic atlas of the Moon.
Statement[by] David E. Bowker and J. Kenrick Hughes. Prepared by Langley Research Center.
SeriesNASA SP-206, NASA SP ;, 206.
ContributionsHughes, J. Kenrick, joint author., Langley Research Center.
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LC ClassificationsQB595 .B67
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Paginationv, 41 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5738697M
LC Control Number70607341

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The book has been organized to make it easy for Brand: Springer-Verlag London. The Kaguya Lunar Atlas was created from the high resolution photographs taken by the Japanese lunar orbiter Kaguya, launched in This book contains photos (colour and black & white) and graphics (colour and black & white).Cited by:   The Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon is considered the definitive reference manual to the global photographic coverage of the Moon.

The images contained within the atlas are excellent for studying lunar morphology because they were obtained at low to moderate Sun angles. The digital Lunar Orbiter Atlas of the Moon is a reproduction. The Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon by Bowker and Hughes (NASA SP) is considered the definitive reference manual to the global photographic coverage of the Moon.

The images contained within the atlas are excellent for studying lunar morphology because they were obtained at low to moderate Sun angles. The Orbiter missions were designed to photograph all possible Apollo landing sites, but this goal was accomplished by the third mission, so Orbiter IV was devoted to photographing the entire lunar near side, thus making possible a photographic lunar atlas of unprecedented quality, while Orbiter V photographed selected features of special interest.".

Lunar Orbiter Photographs: Definition of Terms: Lunar Features: Presentation and Arrangement of Atlas Photographs: Availability of Lunar Orbiter Photographs: Bibliography: Lunar Orbiter: Lunar Atlases: Discussions of the Moon: Figures: Figure Lunar orbiter spacecraft in flight configuration: Figure Photographic subsystem: Figure 3.

Digital Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon Introduction During and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration launched five Lunar Orbiter spacecraft to obtain photographs from orbit of the surface of the Moon.

About this book Introduction InLunar Orbiter Mission 4 sent back to Earth a superb series of photographs of the surface of the Moon, despite severe degradation caused by scanning and the reconstruction processes involved in transmission from lunar orbit. NASA SP Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon; David E.

Bowker, J. Kenrick Hughes; This is a rare NASA publication.

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It is in good but very well loved condition. This copy belonged to a library, and from the markings in the cover, appears it was for on-site reference only. In the late s, David Bowker and Kenrick Hughes of NASA’s Langley Research Center, where the project was run, assembled the best Lunar Orbiter images into an atlas covering both near and far sides of the Moon.

This plate photographic atlas was published by the U.S. Government Printing Office as NASA Special Publication in and became an essential reference work to anyone interested.

Surveyor and Lunar Orbiter Unmanned Space Project Management - Surveyor and Lunar Orbiter (NASA SP, ) Lunar Orbiter Destination Moon: A History of the Lunar Orbiter Program (NASA TM, ) Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon (NASA SP, ) Guide to Lunar Orbiter Photographs (NASA SP,PDF file) Apollo.

The Lunar Orbiter 1 robotic spacecraft, part of NASA's Lunar Orbiter program, was the first American spacecraft to orbit the was designed primarily to photograph smooth areas of the lunar surface for selection and verification of safe landing sites for the Surveyor and Apollo missions.

It was also equipped to collect selenodetic, radiation intensity, and micrometeoroid impact : Atlas SLV-3 Agena-D.

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Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon / Edition 1 available in Hardcover. Add to Wishlist. ISBN Overview of the Atlas Lunar Orbiter Mission 4 The Mission Overview of the Nearside of the Moon The book has been organised to make it easy for astronomers to use.

the quality of reproduction in this volume is Brand: Springer London. Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon Charles J. Byrne Removes the scanning artefacts and transmission imperfections to produce a most comprehensive and beautifully detailed set of images of the lunar surface.

Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon: NTRS Full-Text: View Document [PDF Size: MB] Author and Affiliation: Bowker, D.

(NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States) Hughes, J. (NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States) Cited by:   Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: Does anyone else have this book.

The Moon as viewed by Lunar Orbiter. NASA SP Atlas and Gazetteer of the Near Side of the Moon. adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86AAuthor: D.

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Hughes. Support information (date/time, spacecraft position, camera angle, etc.) for all Lunar Orbiter images is available in PDF files on the LPI site (under TWP) and, independently, in NSSDC (Lunar Orbiter Photographic Supporting Data) provided by Arizona State University on their Space Exploration Resources website.

Lunar Orbiter photographic atlas of the Moon. Washington, Scientific and Technical Information Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book.

The Lunar Orbiter program was a series of five unmanned lunar orbiter missions launched by the United States from through Intended to help select Apollo landing sites by mapping the Moon's surface, they provided the first photographs from lunar orbit and photographed both the Moon and Earth.

All five missions were successful, and 99 percent of the lunar surface was mapped from. Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon Byrne, Charles J. Abstract. Publication: Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon.

Pub Date: DOI: / Bibcode: .B Keywords: MOON; SURFACES [CELESTIAL BODIES]; MAPS; Popular Science; full text sources. Publisher |Cited by:   Lunar orbiter photographic atlas of the near side of the moon.

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Responsibility Charles J. Byrne. Imprint Overview of the Atlas.- Lunar Orbiter Mission The Mission.- removed the artifacts and imperfections to produce the most comprehensive and beautifully detailed set of images of the lunar book has been organized to make.The Lunar Orbiter program consisted of 5 Lunar Orbiters which returned photography of 99% of the surface of the Moon (near and far side) with resolution down to 1 meter.

Altogether the Orbiters returned high resolution and medium resolution frames.