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20090409 SOFIA left by Brian Lockett

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0.94 Gigapixels
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Date added
Apr 10, 2009
Date taken
Apr 09, 2009
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NASA's 747SP N747NA, the Stratospheric Observatory For Infra-red Astronomy (SOFIA) is housed in the newly dedicated Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility. An infra-red telescope will look out through the large opening of the fuselage. The 747SP will carry the telescope above most of the water vapor in the atmosphere to provide a clear view of space. Even shooting with white balance set to Tungsten, the lighting in the DAOF was very yellow.


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GigaPan Stitcher version 0.4.3510 (Windows)
Panorama size: 941 megapixels (36324 x 25924 pixels)
Input images: 169 (13 columns by 13 rows)
Field of view: 183.1 degrees wide by 130.7 degrees high (top=83.1, bottom=-47.5)
Settings:
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: PENTAX Corporation
Camera model: PENTAX Optio A30
Image size: 3648x2736 (10.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2009-08-04 11:07:20 - 2009-08-04 11:23:09
Aperture: f/15.4
Exposure time: 0.4
ISO: 400
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 113.0 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 28.5 to 83.4 percent
Vertical overlap: 28.0 to 30.8 percent
Computer stats: 3838.49 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 5:36:56 (1:59 per picture)
Alignment: 14:38, Projection: 21:44, Blending: 5:00:33

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