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Mercury-Atlas 9
Southern portion of Taiwan photographed during MA-9 22 orbit

The southern portion of the island of Taiwan (Formosa), Formosa Straight, and the Pacific Ocean, looking northeast, as photographed from the Mercury-Atlas 9 capsule by Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper Jr., during his 22 orbit Mercury-Atlas 9 (MA-9) spaceflight.

Catalog Date: 16 May 1963
Film Type: 4x5
NASA image: S63-06437

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