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AS17-145-22225 - Apollo 17 - Apollo 17,  Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan inside the Lunar Module

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AS17-145-22225 - Apollo 17 - Apollo 17, Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan inside the Lunar Module

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Description: Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander, is photographed inside the lunar module on the lunar surface following Extravehicular Activity 3 (EVA 3) of the mission. Note lunar dust on his suit. The photograph was taken by astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot. Original film magazine was labeled D, film type was SO-368 Color Exterior (CEX),Ektachrome MS,color reversal,60mm lens.

Subject Terms: Apollo 17 Flight, Lunar Module, Astronauts

Categories: Crew Activities

Date: 12/12/1972 0:00

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Interior_Exterior: Interior

Ground_Orbit: Ground
Apollo 17 - AS17-0447 through AS17M-0545

Apollo 17 was the final mission of NASA's Apollo program, the enterprise that landed the first humans on the Moon, launched at 12:33 am Eastern Standard Time (EST) on December 7, 1972, with a crew made up of Commander Eugene Cernan, Command Module Pilot Ronald Evans, and Lunar Module Pilot Harrison Schmitt.

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