Panoramic view of the Lunar surface, Apollo 15, 1971.
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actual image size: 32cm x 23cm

Panoramic view of the Lunar surface, Apollo 15, 1971.


© National Aeronautics & Space Administration / Science & Society


This view shows a rock-strewn landscape with rolling hills in the background. The Lunar Rover vehicle can be seen in the distance. Apollo 15, the fourth succesful lunar landing mision, was launched on 26th July 1971. It carried astronauts David Scott, James Irwin and Alfred Worden. Worden remained in lunar orbit in the Apollo Command Module while the other two astronauts descended to the Moon, becoming the seventh and eighth men to walk on its surface. Apollo 15 was the first mision to use the battery powered Lunar Rover which, with a top speed of 14 kilometres per hour, considerably increased the distances that astronauts could cover while exploring the lunar surface.



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