In Lunar Orbit - (FILE) -- This view of the rising Earth greeted the Apollo 11 astronauts as they came from behind the Moon after the lunar orbit insertion burn on Sunday, July 20, 1969.  Earth is just above the lunar horizon in this photograph.  The unnamed surface features in the foreground are near the eastern limb of the Moon as viewed from Earth.  Earth is 240,000 statute miles (386,242.56 km) away..Credit: NASA / CNP
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In Lunar Orbit - (FILE) -- This view of the rising Earth greeted the Apollo 11 astronauts as they came from behind the Moon after the lunar orbit insertion burn on Sunday, July 20, 1969. Earth is just above the lunar horizon in this photograph. The unnamed surface features in the foreground are near the eastern limb of the Moon as viewed from Earth. Earth is 240,000 statute miles (386,242.56 km) away..Credit: NASA / CNP

Filename: 031009Apollo_11_File09.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 31 May 1999
Location: The Moon
Credit: NASA via CNP
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