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Apollo 11 Mission image - Astronaut Edwin Aldrin salutes the U.S. flag that has been placed on the moon

Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin,Lunar Module LM pilot, salutes the U.S. flag that has been placed on the moon. The LM is visible in the left field of view. Numerous footprints and the cable of the surface television camera are visible on the lunar surface in the foreground. Image taken at Tranquility Base during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled S. Film Type: Ektachrome EF SO168 color film on a 2.7-mil Estar polyester base taken with a 60mm lens. Sun angle is Medium. Tilt direction is South S.

NASA Identifier: AS11-40-5875



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Date Taken:07.16.2010

Date Posted:02.08.2013 05:42

Photo ID:837326

Resolution:3968x4104

Size:23.3 MB

Location:WASHINGTON, D.C., US

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