Lunar crater Godin, 1969.
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This picture was taken from the Apollo 10 Command and Service Module in orbit 100 km above the lunar surface during the May 1969 mision. Crater Godin is about 30 km in diameter. Apollo 10, carrying astronauts Thomas Stafford, John Young and Eugene Cernan, was launched on 18th May 1969 on a lunar orbital mision, the dres rehearsal for the Apollo 11 landing mision which took place two months later.