Zodiacal Light, Earth and Cloud Photos and Spectrograms, and Synoptic Weather Photos from the Gemini Series (Manned) Spacecraft
Entry ID: GEMINI5

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Summary
Abstract: The GEMINI series manned spacecraft are mostly cone-shaped. The major
objectives of the mission were to demonstrate (1) a long-duration manned
flight using a fuel cell power system, (2) rendezvous capabilities, and (3)
rendezvous maneuvers. scientific studies included zodiacal light, synoptic
terrain, synoptic weather photography, and a cloudtop spectrometer experiment.
In addition, medical and technological experiments were performed
during missions.

Photo products of mentioned experiments are available at NSSDC.
(http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NASA
Dataset Title: Zodiacal Light, Earth and Cloud Photos and Spectrograms, and Synoptic Weather Photos from the Gemini Series (Manned) Spacecraft
Online Resource: http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1965-03-03
Stop Date: 1966-11-15
Originating Center
Data Center
National Space Science Data Center, Space Science Data Operation Office, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSSDC USER SUPPORT OFFICE
Email: nssdc-request at lists.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
National Space Science Data Center
NSSDC/Code 633.4
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (202)767-3529
Contact Address:
CODE 4171
US NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORY
4555 OVERLOOK AVENUE, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20375
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Wende,C.D.
DESCRIPTIVE INDEX TO GEMINI ZODIACAL LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY
NASA-GSFC, NSSDC 70-08, Greenbelt, MD, July 1970.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-07-28
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