NASA Photo ID: STS031-76-039       File Name: 10063597.jpg
  Film Type: 70mm                    Date Taken: 04/29/90
  Title: STS-31 Hubble Space Telescope (HST) drifts away from OV-103's RMS
  Description:
  Hubble Space Telescope (HST), with its solar array (SA) wings and high gain 
  antennae (HGA) fully extended,is released from Discovery's, Orbiter Vehicle 
  (OV) 103's, remote manipulator system (RMS) end effector and is set free
  into  Earth orbit by the STS-31 crew.  HST drifts away from the end
  effector over  the Andes Mountains.Parts of Bolivia, Peru, Chile, and
  Argentina are visible.  The view covers a huge area of the western half of
  South America stretching  from 14 degrees south latitude to 23 degrees,
  about 1,000 kilometers.               
  Subject terms:
  ANDES MOUNTAINS (SOUTH AMERICA)         
  ARGENTINA                               
  BOLIVIA                                 
  CHILE                                   
  DISCOVERY (ORBITER)                     
  EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE)         
  END EFFECTORS                           
  HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE                  
  PAYLOAD DEPLOYMENT & RETRIEVAL SYSTEM   
  PERU                                    
  REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM               
  SOUTH AMERICA                           
  STS-31                                  
  

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