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AS11-40-5875 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Astronaut Edwin Aldrin salutes the U.S. flag that has been placed on the moon

AS11-40-5875 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Astronaut Edwin Aldrin salutes the U.S. flag that has been placed on the moon

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The original database describes this as:

Description: 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).

Subject Terms: Apollo 11 Flight, Moon, Lunar Surface, Lunar Bases, Lunar Module, Astronauts, Extravehicular Acivity

Categories: EVA

Date: 7/20/1969 0:00

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: Ground
Apollo 11 - AS11-36-5291 through AS11-45-6714b
date_range

Date

16/06/1969 - 21/07/1969
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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