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Mercury-Atlas 9
Tibet-Kashmir, looking northwest, photographed during MA-9 flight

Tibet-Kashmir, looking northwest, as photographed from the Mercury-Atlas 9 capsule by Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper Jr., during his 22 orbit Mercury-Atlas 9 (MA-9) spaceflight. Lake Ch'in-Tzu-Hu is at upper right, Lake Yen-K'o-Ling-Ts is at lower left center. The Korakaram Range is at upper center portion of the picture.

Catalog Date: 16 May 1963
Film Type: 4x5
NASA image: S63-06444

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