Moon - Apollo
Moon - Apollo

AS11-44-6665 (21 July 1969) --- This outstanding view of the entire nearside surface of the moon was photographed from the Apollo 11 spacecraft during its trans-Earth journey homeward. When this picture was taken, the spacecraft was already 10,000 nautical miles away. Onboard Apollo 11 were astronauts Neil A. Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, command module pilot; and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot.

Please review the Usage Guidelines page before using this image.

Author/Origin:
NASA Johnson Space Center
http://www.nasa.gov/centers/johnson/home/

Relevant Mission:
Apollo

Date Added:
September 10, 2008

Keywords:
Planets
Earth
Moon
Terrain
Apollo
Image