Zodiacal Light, Earth and Cloud Photos and Spectrograms, and Synoptic Weather Photos from the Gemini Series (Manned) SpacecraftEntry ID: GEMINI5
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
Photo products of mentioned experiments are available at NSSDC.
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) SpacecraftOnline Resource: http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov
Start Date: 1965-03-03Stop Date: 1966-11-15
ISO Topic Category
CODE 4171 US NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORY 4555 OVERLOOK AVENUE, SW
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20375
National Space Science Data Center NSSDC/Code 633.4 NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
DESCRIPTIVE INDEX TO GEMINI ZODIACAL LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY
NASA-GSFC, NSSDC 70-08, Greenbelt, MD, July 1970.
Lintott,J., Seal,R.T., Jr., Koomen,M.J.
PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE NIGHT AIRGLOW FROM THE GEMINI SERIES OF MANNED
SPACECRAFT Space Res., 8, 683-691, 1968. (Proc. of the 10th Plenary Meeting of
COSPAR, London, England, July 25-28, 1967).
AIRGLOW AND ITS PHOTOGRAPHY FROM GEMINI 10
Naval Res. Rev., 19, 8-10, 1966.
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Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-07-28