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AS11-39-5814 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - U.S. flag on lunar surface

AS11-39-5814 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - U.S. flag on lunar surface

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Summary

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Description: United States (U.S.) flag visible on lunar surface. Shadow of Lunar Module (LM) visible also. Image taken from inside the LM after landing at Tranquility Base during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled Q. Film Type: SO 3400 Panatomic-X Black/White taken with an 80mm lens. Sun angle is Low. Approximate tilt angle is Low. Image was used to make a panoramic view of the moon.

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon, Lunar Bases, Lunar Landing Modules

Categories: Lunar Observations

Original: Film - 70MM B&W

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: Ground
Apollo 11 - AS11-36-5291 through AS11-45-6714b

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Date

16/06/1969 - 21/07/1969
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