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View of the micrometeoroid experiment.

Picture 2 of 4.

The hatch was modified to include this micrometeoroid experiment, although I have been unable to find any information regarding the experiment. The experiment included a small, circular portion on the hatch's exterior.

Clockwise starting from upper left, the smaller labels read

Vent ←

Outer Door
← Close | Open →

Vent Valve

Also see my page with the experiment's ID tag.

Micrometeorite sampler experiment hardware on Mercury Hatch at St. Louis Science Center
Time picture taken Thu Aug 23 16:06:42 2018
Location picture taken Lobby
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
St. Louis Science Center
St. Louis, MO
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