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AS11-37-5439 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, with Earth visible over the horizon

AS11-37-5439 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, with Earth visible over the horizon

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Description: View of Moon. High oblique of lunar horizon. Lunar Module (LM) in foreground. Earth is visible above the lunar horizon. Image taken from inside the LM from orbital altitude over the moon during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled R. Film Type: Ektachrome EF SO 168 Color on a 2.5 mil Estar polyester base,taken with an 80mm lens. Sun angle is High. Approximate tilt angle minimum is 80,maximum 85.

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit
Apollo 11 - AS11-36-5291 through AS11-45-6714b
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Date

16/06/1969 - 21/07/1969
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