Author Topic: AS16-123 (Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectroscope photos) (Experiment S201)  (Read 1173 times)

Offline apollo16uvc

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I added some documents, some of which were used at Houston at the time.

See PDF and TEXT:
https://archive.org/details/AS16-123-JPG

Some documents still have to be scanned.
Also expect a collection of video of the FUC being used, and being seen in camera view.
Ultraviolet light photography rules!
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What is the diagonal line through many of them?
The telescope also took UV spectra... I'm assuming those images are from that.

Well yes, but what are the diagonal lines?
It's a Lyman-alpha line. Page 313 of the Preliminary Science Report for A16.
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