Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera

LROC Wide Angle Camera (WAC)

Description:

Wide Angle Camera Specifications:

Image format: 1024 x 14 pixels monochrome (push frame)
704 x 14 pixels 5-filter (visible, push frame)
128 x 4 2-filter UV color
Pixel Scale (nadir): 1.50 milli-radian, 75 meters/pixel (visible)*
7.67 milli-radian, 385 meters/pixel (UV, 4x4 binned)*
Image frame width (km): 105 km (visible monochrome)*
60 km (visible color)*
57 km (UV)*
Optics: f/5.05 (visible)
f/5.65 (UV)
Effective Focal Length: 6.0 mm (visible)
4.7 mm (UV)
Entrance Pupil Diameter: 1.19 mm (visible)
0.85 mm (UV)
Field of View: 92° (monochrome)
61° (visible)
59° (UV)
System MTF (Nyquist):0.37
Electronics:4 circuit boards
Detector:Kodak KAI-1001
Pixel format:1024 x 1024
Noise:66±4 e−
Mass:0.9 kg
Volume (W × L × H):15.8 cm x 23.2 cm x 32.3 cm (incl. radiator)
Peak Power:2.7 W
Average Power:2.6 W
Filters: #1 - 321 nm
#2 - 360 nm
#3 - 415 nm
#4 - 566 nm
#5 - 604 nm
#6 - 643 nm
#7 - 689 nm

*At an altitude of 50 km

Camera: WAC
Image Width: km
Location in exhibit: Tycho & Copernican Craters
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