Detail View: NASA Great Images in Nasa Collection: LOX Tank Rupture

Title: 
LOX Tank Rupture
Full Description: 
The bright luminous glow at the top is attributed to the rupture of the liquid oxygen tank just above the SRB/ET attachment. At this point, Challenger is completely engulfed in a firey flow of escaping liquid propellant.
Date: 
01/28/1986
NASA Center: 
Johnson Space Center
Subject Category: 
Challenger
Keywords: 
Challenger
Audience: 
General Public
facet_what: 
Challenger
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
facet_when: 
01-28-1986
facet_when_year: 
1986
Image #: 
S87-25390
original url: 
http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001426.html
UID: 
SPD-GRIN-GPN-2000-001426
Center: 
JSC
Center Number: 
S87-25390
GRIN DataBase Number: 
GPN-2000-001426
Creator-Photographer: 
NASA
Original Source: 
DIGITAL