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Re: LIVE: STS-117 Flight Day 12 - Undocking & Flyaround
« Reply #420 on: 06/20/2007 07:01 am »
Check out the amazing swirl patterns on the top arrays:

http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/180454main_s117e08011_hires.jpg

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Re: LIVE: STS-117 Flight Day 12 - Undocking & Flyaround
« Reply #421 on: 06/20/2007 07:41 am »
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Jorge - 20/6/2007  6:38 AM

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lcs - 19/6/2007  9:51 PM

orbit is not much higher than ISS (about 1 nmi, but it is higher).

Then please explain how Atlantis can be higher than the ISS AND have moved in front of it

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Re: LIVE: STS-117 Flight Day 12 - Undocking & Flyaround
« Reply #422 on: 06/20/2007 07:53 am »
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ShuttleDiscovery - 20/6/2007  8:01 AM

Check out the amazing swirl patterns on the top arrays:

http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/180454main_s117e08011_hires.jpg


Those are virtual swirls!  Caused by interference between the picture resolution and your display.  View the picture at full size and the swirls aren't there!


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