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AS11-40-5964 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Astronaut Edwin Aldrin takes a core-tube sample

AS11-40-5964 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Astronaut Edwin Aldrin takes a core-tube sample

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Summary

The original database describes this as:

Description: Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin, Lunar Module (LM) pilot, takes a core-tube sample. The Solar-Wind Composition (SWC) experiment is visible in front of Aldrin. 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 North (N).

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

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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