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Friday, September 9, 2011

Apollo landing sites on Moon .. imaged by Lunar Orbiter

A collection fascinating photos covering  Apollo 12, 14 and 17 landing sites is now available in public domain.

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) has captured the sharpest images ever taken from space.
Just one out of the many available images is reproduced below as a sample.

Read full details      here.

Even some ground tracks created by lunar landers are clearly visible.

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