Detail View: NASA Planetary Photo Journal Collection: Radar view of New Guinea

Title: 
Radar view of New Guinea
Original Caption Released with Image: 
The objective of SIR-A was to observe the Earth by use of radar imagery, acquire and transmit data of different geologic regions, demonstrate the capability of the Space Shuttle as a platform for making spaceborne scientific investigations.
Addition Date: 
2000-11-14
Produced By: 
JPL
Mission: 
SIR-A
Spacecraft: 
Space Shuttle
Target Name: 
Earth
Is a satellite of: 
Sol (our sun)
Product Size: 
1152 samples x 894 lines
Producer ID: 
P25439
facet_what: 
Earth
facet_where: 
Guinea
Image #: 
PIA02994
UID: 
SPD-PHOTJ-PIA02994
original url: 
http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA02994