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Earth rising above the Moons horizon - Apollo 11 pictures that amazed us

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Earth rising above the Moons horizon - Apollo 11 pictures that amazed us Source: Rex Features

Earth rising above the Moons horizon - Apollo 11 pictures that amazed us

This view from the Apollo 11 spacecraft shows the Earth rising above the Moon's horizon. The lunar terrain pictured is in the area of Smyth's Sea on the nearside. Coordinates of the centre of the terrain are 86 degrees east longitude and 3 degrees north latitude.

 

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