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Earth Observation - Mercury-Redstone (MR)-4 Flight

Earth Observation - Mercury-Redstone (MR)-4 Flight

S62-01287 (21 July 1961) --- Earth observation take during the Mercury-Redstone 4 (MR-4) spaceflight. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH- SKY VIEW

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH- SKY VIEW

S65-18740 (23 March 1965) --- Astronaut John W. Young took this picture during the second orbit of the Gemini-Titan 3 three-orbit mission as the spacecraft "Molly Brown" passed over Northern Mexico at an altitu... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEWS

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEWS

S65-18759 (23 March 1965) --- Astronaut John W. Young took this picture of clouds over the Indian Ocean during the Gemini-Titan 3 three-orbit mission on March 23, 1965. Young used a hand-held modified 70mm Hass... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEW - AFRICA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEW - AFRICA

S65-18750 (23 March 1965) --- Astronaut John W. Young took this picture over eastern Africa during the Gemini-Titan 3 three-orbit mission on March 23, 1965. The altitude of the Gemini spacecraft "Molly Brown" w... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEW - MADAGASCAR (MALAGASY)

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - EARTH - SKY VIEW - MADAGASCAR (MALAGASY)

S65-18752 (23 March 1965) --- View of a cloudy part of Earth as seen from the Gemini-3 spacecraft while in orbit.

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY - OUTER SPACE

S65-34670 (3-7 June 1965) --- Richat crater in northwest Africa taken from the Gemini-4 spacecraft. Photograph was taken with a modified 70mm Hasselblad camera, using Eastman color film, ASA 64, at a lens setti... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY VIEW

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY VIEW

S65-34661 (3-7 June 1965) --- Among the photographs of Earth's terrain taken from the Gemini-4 spacecraft during its orbital mission was this view of the southeastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula with the Gulf ... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH SKY

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH SKY

S65-34659 (3-7 June 1965) --- Among the many photographs taken from the Gemini-4 spacecraft during its orbital flight around Earth was this view of the Hahramaut Plateau on the southern portion of the Arabian P... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-4 - EARTH-SKY - OUTER SPACE

S65-34776 (3-7 June 1965) --- This photograph shows the Nile Delta, Egypt, the Suez Canal, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq as seen from the Gemini-Titan 4 (GT-4) spacecraft during its 12th revolut... more

Gemini IV Mission Image -  Baja California, Colorado river and Sonora Desert

Gemini IV Mission Image - Baja California, Colorado river and Sonora ...

S65-34673 (3-7 June 1965) --- This photograph shows the north end of the Gulf of California at the mouth of the Colorado River as it was seen from the Gemini-4 spacecraft during orbital flight June 3-7, 1965. T... more

EARTH-SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 (70mm Hasselblad)

EARTH-SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 (70mm Hasselblad)

S65-45717 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- View of the Himalayas and Northern India photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

EARTH SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 (70mm HASSELBLAD)

EARTH SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 (70mm HASSELBLAD)

S65-45736 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- Alexandria, Egypt is photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

GEMINI-V - EARTH-SKY VIEW - BAJA, CA - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-V - EARTH-SKY VIEW - BAJA, CA - OUTER SPACE

S65-45763 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- View of the lower tip of Baja, California and Bahia de la Paz taken from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

S65-45748 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- Looking northeast, the Imperial Valley and Salton Sea in southern California is photographed from the Earth-orbiting Gemini-5 spacecraft. This picture was taken with a modified 7... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

S65-45697 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- The western coastline of Baja, California and Cedros Island is photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH SKY (70MM HASSELBLAD)

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH SKY (70MM HASSELBLAD)

S65-45731 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- View of the Gulf of Tonkin, China and the Luichow Peninsula photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-5 - EARTH-SKY - (70mm HASSELBLAD)

S65-45753 (21-29 Aug. 1965) --- Cape Kennedy, Florida is featured in this image photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft in orbit over Earth.

GEMINI-V - EARTH-SKY - STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-V - EARTH-SKY - STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR - OUTER SPACE

S65-45737 (22 Aug. 1965) --- Looking northeast, the Strait of Gibraltar, Morocco (foreground) and Spain (background) are photographed from the Gemini-5 spacecraft during its 14th revolution of Earth.

Gemini-Titan (GT)-7 of GT-6 Space Photography - Outer Space

Gemini-Titan (GT)-7 of GT-6 Space Photography - Outer Space

S65-64040 (15 Dec. 1965) --- Nose-on view of the Gemini-6 spacecraft against the blackness of space as seen from Gemini-7 spacecraft. The two spacecraft were approximately 38 feet apart. Astronauts Walter M. S... more

Orienete Province, eastern end of Cuba as seen from Gemini 7 spacecraft

Orienete Province, eastern end of Cuba as seen from Gemini 7 spacecraf...

S65-63826 (5 Dec. 1965) --- Oriente Province, eastern end of Cuba, as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 14th revolution of Earth. Guantanamo Bay is in ... more

Earth Sky GT-7

Earth Sky GT-7

S65-63758 (11 Dec. 1965) --- The states of Puebla, Vera Cruz, Tlaxcala and Oaxaca in Mexico, as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration?s Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 107th revolution of E... more

Earth Sky GT-7

Earth Sky GT-7

S65-63780 (12 Dec. 1965) --- Wave of clouds along the east flanks of the Andes Mountains cast off an orange glow by the low angle of the sun in the west. The dark area to the left is at Earth's terminator. Astr... more

GEMINI-7 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - LIMB - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-7 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - LIMB - OUTER SPACE

S65-65257 (4-18 Dec. 1965) --- Sunrise and Earth's limb, as photographed by astronauts Frank Borman and James A. Lovell Jr. during their Earth-orbital 14-day mission in the Gemini-7 (GT-7) spacecraft. Photo credit: NASA

Earth Sky- GT-7

Earth Sky- GT-7

S65-64029 (13 Dec. 1965) --- Coast of British Guiana, South America, looking south, as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration?s Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 135th revolution of Earth. Thi... more

Earth Sky GT-7

Earth Sky GT-7

S65-63829 (5 Dec. 1965) --- Algeria, south of the Fort Flatters area, as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration?s Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 13th revolution of Earth. The orange color a... more

Earth Sky GT-7

Earth Sky GT-7

S65-63784 (7 Dec. 1965) --- Algeria, south of Celemb Bechar, as seen from the orbiting Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 42nd revolution of Earth. Note rain runoff on the desert floor. Astronaut Frank Borman and J... more

GEMINI-7 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - MIDDLE-EAST AREA - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-7 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - MIDDLE-EAST AREA - OUTER SPACE

S65-63849 (8 Dec. 1965) --- The eastern Mediterranean area as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Gemini-7 spacecraft. The Nile Delta in Egypt is at bottom. The Suez Canal, Gulf of Sue... more

Polaris, underwater launch off Florida as seenn from Gemini 7

Polaris, underwater launch off Florida as seenn from Gemini 7

S65-63797 (12 Dec. 1965) --- Polaris, underwater launch, missile and trail, off Florida, as seen from the Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 31st revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

Kennedy Space Center area as seen from Gemini 7 during Gemini 6 abort

Kennedy Space Center area as seen from Gemini 7 during Gemini 6 abort

S65-63771 (12 Dec. 1965) --- Kennedy Space Center area on the east coast of Florida as seen from the Gemini-7 spacecraft, during Gemini-6 abort, on its 118th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

S65-63171 (15 Dec. 1965) --- The Gemini-7 spacecraft as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during their rendezvous mission in space. Photo credit: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

S65-63198 (15 Dec. 1965) --- The Gemini-7 spacecraft as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during their rendezvous mission in space. They are approximately 39 feet apart. Photo credit: NASA or National Aeronauti... more

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

S65-63220 (15 Dec. 1965) --- This photograph of the Gemini-Titan 7 (GT-7) spacecraft was taken from the Gemini-Titan 6 (GT-6) spacecraft during the historic rendezvous of the two spacecraft on Dec. 15, 1965. Th... more

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

View of the Gemini 6 and Gemini 7 rendezvous

S65-63113 (15 Dec. 1965) --- This photograph of the Gemini-7 spacecraft was taken from the hatch window of the Gemini-6 spacecraft during rendezvous and station keeping maneuvers at an altitude of approximately... more

Earth Sky

Earth Sky

S65-63282 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Area of Indian Ocean, just east of the island of Madagascar, as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during its 15th revolution of Earth. Land mass at top of picture is the Malagasy Re... more

Earth Sky

Earth Sky

S65-63256 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Cap Blanc and Levrier Bay on the coast of Spanish Sahara and Mauritania, as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during its 15th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA or National Aer... more

Earth-Sky - Gemini-Titan (GT)-6 - Africa

Earth-Sky - Gemini-Titan (GT)-6 - Africa

S65-63130 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Ras Hafum, coast of Somali Republic, northeast Africa, as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during its 13th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space... more

Island of Hispaniola, Dominican Republic as seen from Gemini 7 spacecraft

Island of Hispaniola, Dominican Republic as seen from Gemini 7 spacecr...

S65-63926 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Island of Hispaniola, Dominican Republic end, as seen from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Gemini-7 spacecraft during its 179th revolution of Earth. North is tow... more

GEMINI-6 - EARTH-SKY - ETHIOPIA - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-6 - EARTH-SKY - ETHIOPIA - OUTER SPACE

S65-63162 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Central area of Ethiopia, south of Addis Ababa, showing Lakes Zwai, Langana, and Shala, as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during its 14th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA ... more

GEMINI-6 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - AUSTRALIA - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-6 - EARTH-SKY VIEW - AUSTRALIA - OUTER SPACE

S65-63136 (16 Dec. 1965) --- Shark Bay area on the western coast of Western Australia as seen from the Gemini-6 spacecraft during its 16th revolution of Earth. City of Carnarven, where NASA has a tracking stati... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9A - EARTH-SKY VIEW - NEW ORLEANS - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9A - EARTH-SKY VIEW - NEW ORLEANS - OUTER SPACE

S66-37910 (3 June 1966) --- The Mississippi River delta, and Gulf coasts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida as seen from the Gemini-9 spacecraft during its first revolution of Earth. The Florida pen... more

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - BRAZIL - MOUTH OF AMAZON

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - BRAZIL - MOUTH OF AMAZON

S66-38191 (4 June 1966) --- The mouth of the Amazon River on the northern coast of Brazil, looking southwest, as seen from the Gemini-9A spacecraft during its 18th revolution of Earth. The image was taken with ... more

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - EVA

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - EVA

S66-38050 (5 June 1966) --- Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan took this close-up view of the Gemini-9A spacecraft during his extravehicular activity (EVA) on the Gemini-9A mission. Taken during the 32nd revolution of ... more

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - NORTHWESTERN MEXICO, BAJA CALIFORNIA

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - NORTHWESTERN MEXICO, BAJA CALIFORNIA

S66-38070 (5 June 1966) --- Northwestern Mexico as seen from the Gemini-9A spacecraft during its 32nd revolution of Earth. The large penisula is Baja California. The body of water at lower right is the Pacific ... more

Gemini 9 spacecraft during EVA as seen Astronaut Eugene Cernan

Gemini 9 spacecraft during EVA as seen Astronaut Eugene Cernan

S66-38068 (5 June 1966) --- Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan took this view of the Gemini-9A spacecraft and his umbilical cord (right) over California, Arizona, and Sonora, Mexico, during his extravehicular activity ... more

EARTH-SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9A - AREAS OF PERU, CHILE AND BOLIVIA

EARTH-SKY - GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9A - AREAS OF PERU, CHILE AND BOLIVIA

S66-38313 (5 June 1966) --- Areas of Peru (upper right), Chile (top center) and Bolivia as seen from the Gemini-9 spacecraft during its 35th revolution of Earth. The large body of water at lower right is Lake T... more

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - CENTRAL COASTAL AREA OF PERU

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - CENTRAL COASTAL AREA OF PERU

S66-38298 (5 June 1966) --- The central coastal area of Peru as seen from the Gemini-9A spacecraft during its 35th revolution of Earth. The body of water is the Pacific Ocean. The mountains are in the Cordiller... more

Earth's limb at sunrise as seen from the Gemini 9-A spacecraft

Earth's limb at sunrise as seen from the Gemini 9-A spacecraft

S66-38275 (3-6 June 1966) --- Earth's limb at sunrise as seen from the orbiting Gemini-9 spacecraft during its three-day mission in space. Taken with a modified 70mm Hasselblad camera, using Eastman Kodak, Ekta... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9 - EARTH-SKY - AUGMENTED TARGET DOCKING ADAPTER (ATDA) - MSC

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9 - EARTH-SKY - AUGMENTED TARGET DOCKING ADAPTER (AT...

S66-37923 (3 June 1966) --- The Augmented Target Docking Adapter (ATDA) as seen from the Gemini-9 spacecraft during one of their three rendezvous in space. The ATDA and Gemini-9 spacecraft are 66.5 feet apart. ... more

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - SOUTHERN TIP OF RED SEA AREA

GT-9A - EARTH SKY - SOUTHERN TIP OF RED SEA AREA

S66-38423 (6 June 1966) --- The southern tip of the Red Sea area as seen from the Gemini-9A spacecraft during its 43rd revolution of Earth. The Red Sea is at lower left. The Gulf of Aden is in the center of the... more

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - ATDA

GEMINI-9 - EARTH SKY - ATDA

S66-37972 (3 June 1966) ?-- The Augmented Target Docking Adapter (ATDA) is photographed from the Gemini-9 spacecraft during one of three rendezvous occasions in space. The ATDA and Gemini-9 spacecraft are 35.5 ... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY - OUTER SPACE

S66-45951 (18-21 July 1966) --- China, Fukien and Kwangtung provinces, Formosa Strait, Pescadores Island, Quemoy Island, as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. Taken with a J.A. Maurer 70mm camera, using Eastma... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY

S66-46054 (18 July 1966) --- Venezuela, British Guyana, Surinam and Trinidad, as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. On the left is the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela. Mouth of Essequibo River in Briti... more

Agena Target Docking Vehicle photographed from Gemini 10 spacecraft

Agena Target Docking Vehicle photographed from Gemini 10 spacecraft

S66-46124 (18 July 1966) --- Agena Target Docking Vehicle 5005 is photographed from the Gemini-10 spacecraft during rendezvous in space. The two spacecraft are about 41 feet apart. After docking with the Agena,... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS - OUTER SPACE

S66-46122 (18 July 1966) --- Agena Target Docking Vehicle 5005 is photographed from the Gemini-Titan 10 (GT-10) spacecraft during rendezvous in space. The two spacecraft are about 38 feet apart. After docking w... more

GT-10 - EARTH SKY - COAHUILA & NUEVO LEON, MEXICO

GT-10 - EARTH SKY - COAHUILA & NUEVO LEON, MEXICO

S66-45763 (18-21 July 1966) --- Don Martin Reservoir and Sabinas River Valley area of the States of Coahuila and Nuevo Leon, Mexico, as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. Taken with a J. A. Maurer 70mm camera,... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT-10) - EARTH SKY - SAHARA - MAURITANIA - ALGERIA - MOROCCO - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT-10) - EARTH SKY - SAHARA - MAURITANIA - ALGERIA - MOR...

S66-46062 (18-21 July 1966) --- Area of the Spanish Sahara--Mauritania--Algeria--Morocco, looking north into Hamada Du Dra, as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. Taken with a J.A. Maurer 70mm camera, using Eas... more

Straits of Gibralter, Mediterranean Sea, Spain as seen from Gemini 10

Straits of Gibralter, Mediterranean Sea, Spain as seen from Gemini 10

S66-45749 (18 July 1966) --- Straits of Gibraltar, Mediterranean Sea, Spain in background, Algeria and Morocco in foreground as seen from Gemini-10 spacecraft. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY - MOROCCO, SPAIN, PORTUGAL

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-10 - EARTH - SKY - MOROCCO, SPAIN, PORTUGAL

S66-46044 (18-21 July 1966) --- Straits of Gibraltar and Spain ? Portugal (left), Morocco (right), Atlantic Ocean (foreground), and unique vortex, as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. Taken with J.A. Maurer 7... more

GT-10 - EARTH SKY - SOUTHERN HALF OF FORMOSA

GT-10 - EARTH SKY - SOUTHERN HALF OF FORMOSA

S66-45868 (18-21 July 1966) --- Southern half of the island of Taiwan (Formosa) as seen from the Gemini-10 spacecraft. Taken with a J.A. Maurer 70mm camera, using Eastman Kodak, Ektachrome, MS (S.O. 217) color ... more

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS

S66-54585 (12-15 Sept. 1966) --- The Agena Target Docking Vehicle at a distance of approximately 80 feet from the Gemini-11 spacecraft. This view was taken after the disconnect of the tether between the two veh... more

Gulf Coast from from Atchafalaya Bay to Apalachicola seen from Gemini 11

Gulf Coast from from Atchafalaya Bay to Apalachicola seen from Gemini ...

S66-54563 (14 Sept. 1966) --- View of the Gulf Coast area from Atchafalaya Bay to Apalachicola, including the mouth of the Mississippi River, Mobile Bay, New Orleans, Louisiana, and Pensacola, Florida, as seen ... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - HIGH APOGEE - EARTH SKY

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - HIGH APOGEE - EARTH SKY

S66-54530 --- Libyan Desert area of Sudan, foreground, and the United Arab Republic (Egypt), at lower left, as seen from the orbiting Gemini-11 spacecraft at an altitude of 300 nautical miles during its 27th re... more

China, India, and Nepal as seen from Gemini 11

China, India, and Nepal as seen from Gemini 11

S66-54839 (14 Sept. 1966) --- China, India, and Nepal, looking east, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 37th revolution of Earth. The Great Himalaya Mountain Range is clearly visible. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

S66-54706 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Western half of Australia, including the coastline from Perth to Port Darwin, looking west, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 26th revolution of Earth. Photograph wa... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT-11) - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT-11) - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

S66-54677 (14 Sept. 1966) --- India and Ceylon as seen from the orbiting Gemini-11 spacecraft at an altitude of 410 nautical miles during its 26th revolution of Earth. The Indian Ocean is at bottom of picture; ... more

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - US GULF COAST

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - US GULF COAST

S66-54560 (14 Sept. 1966) --- U.S. Gulf coast area from Aransas Bay, Texas, to Mobile Bay, Alabama, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 29th revolution of Earth. The Galveston Bay and Houston area ... more

Rio Grande Valley of Texas as seen from Gemini 11 spacecraft

Rio Grande Valley of Texas as seen from Gemini 11 spacecraft

S66-54558 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Del Rio and Eagle Pass area of the Rio Grande Valley of Texas and Mexico as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 29th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - WESTERN AUSTRALIA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - WESTERN AUSTRALIA

S66-54928 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Eighty-mile beach to Port Darwin in Northern Territory, Western Australia, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 26th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OVERLAY - ARABIAN PENINSULA & NORTHEAST AFRICA - POINTS OF INTEREST - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OVERLAY - ARABIAN PENINSULA & NORTH...

S66-54536 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Arabian Peninsula (on left) and northeast Africa (on right) as seen from the orbiting Gemini-11 spacecraft at an altitude of 340 nautical miles during its 27th revolution of Earth,... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - AGENA TETHERED - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - AGENA TETHERED - OUTER SPACE

S66-54571 (14 Sept. 1966) --- A 100-foot tether line connects the Agena Target Docking Vehicle with the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 32nd revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

Central portion of Florida, Gulf of Mexico seen from Gemini 11

Central portion of Florida, Gulf of Mexico seen from Gemini 11

S66-54565 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Central portion of Florida, Gulf of Mexico to Atlantic Ocean, Cape Kennedy is at left center of photo, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 29th revolution of Earth. Ph... more

Indonesian Islands as seen from Gemini 11 spacecraft

Indonesian Islands as seen from Gemini 11 spacecraft

S66-54692 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Indonesian Islands (partial cloud cover): Sumatra, Java, Bali, Borneo, and Sumbawa, as photographed from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 26th revolution of Earth, at an altitud... more

Gulf Coast from Corpus Christi to mouth of Mississippi river from Gemini 11

Gulf Coast from Corpus Christi to mouth of Mississippi river from Gemi...

S66-54559 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Gulf Coast from Corpus Christi, Texas, to mouth of Mississippi River, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 29th revolution of Earth. This photo was taken near sunrise. ... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OVERLAY - SINAI PENINSULA - POINTS OF INTEREST - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OVERLAY - SINAI PENINSULA - POINTS ...

S66-54893 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Near East area as seen from the orbiting Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 26th revolution of Earth. The United Arab Republic (Egypt) is in foreground. Triangular-shaped area is the ... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - EARTH SKY - OUTER SPACE

S66-54643 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Western half of Australia, including the coastline from Perth to Port Darwin, looking west, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft at a record-high apogee of 740 nautical miles duri... more

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS

GT-11 - EARTH SKY - RENDEZVOUS

S66-54810 (14 Sept. 1966) --- The Agena Target Docking Vehicle is tethered to the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 31st revolution of Earth. Area below is the Gulf of California and Baja California at La Paz. Ta... more

Peru, Bolivia, Chile as seen from Gemini 11

Peru, Bolivia, Chile as seen from Gemini 11

S66-54834 (14 Sept. 1966) --- Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Lake Titicaca and La Paz, as seen from the Gemini-11 spacecraft during its 34th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - EVA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - EVA

S66-63415 (12 Nov. 1966) --- Total solar eclipse as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 12th revolution of Earth. Crew members for the spaceflight were astronauts James A. Lovell Jr., command pilot, a... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - EVA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - EVA

S66-63414 (12 Nov. 1966) --- Partial solar eclipse as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during it 12th revolution of Earth. Crew members for the flight were astronauts James A. Lovell Jr., command pilot, and E... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY -  NORTHWESTERN MEXICO

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - NORTHWESTERN MEXICO

S66-63440 (12 Nov. 1966) --- Area of northwestern Mexico as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 16th revolution of Earth. View is looking northwest. Body of water in the foreground is the Gulf of Cali... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY -  ORLANDO AREA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - ORLANDO AREA

S66-63433 (12 Nov. 1966) --- Cape Kennedy, Palm Beach, Orlando area of Florida as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during it 15th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY -  GUADALUPE ISLAND - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - GUADALUPE ISLAND - OUTER SPACE

S66-63494 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Guadalupe Island, unique vortices off Baja California, Mexico, as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 29th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

S66-63011 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., pilot of the Gemini-12 spaceflight, took this picture of the Gemini-12 spacecraft during standup extravehicular activity (EVA) with the hatch open. Ph... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - AGENA ON TETHER - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - AGENA ON TETHER - OUTER SPACE

S66-63517 (13 Nov. 1966) --- The Gulf of California area as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 30th revolution of Earth. Baja California Sur is the peninsula on the left. At lower left is the mainlan... more

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - NORTHERN SONORA, MEXICO - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - NORTHERN SONORA, MEXICO - OUTER SPA...

S66-62794 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Northern portion of Sonora, Mexico; southeastern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico, as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 30th revolution of Earth. Includes the Tucson,... more

Florida, Bahama Islands, Cuba as seen from Gemini 12 spacecraft

Florida, Bahama Islands, Cuba as seen from Gemini 12 spacecraft

S66-63418 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Florida (south half), Bahamas Islands (Andros-Grand Bahamas-Bimini), and Cuba, looking south as seen from Gemini-12 spacecraft on its 15th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - AGENA TETHER LINE - OUTER SPACE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-12 - EARTH SKY - AGENA TETHER LINE - OUTER SPACE

S66-62953 (13 Nov. 1966) --- A 100-foot tether line connects the Agena Target Docking Vehicle with the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 32nd revolution of Earth. Clouds over the Pacific Ocean are in the backgrou... more

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

S66-63007 (12 Nov. 1966) --- Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., pilot of the Gemini-12 spaceflight, took this picture of the Gemini-12 spacecraft during standup extravehicular activity (EVA) with the hatch open. Th... more

Egypt, Nile Valley, Gulf of Suez, Sinai as seen from Gemini 12 spacecraft

Egypt, Nile Valley, Gulf of Suez, Sinai as seen from Gemini 12 spacecr...

S66-63477 (13 Nov. 1966) --- United Arab Republic (Egypt), the Nile Valley from Luxor to Cairo, El Payium, Gulf of Suez, Sinai as seen from Gemini-12 spacecraft on its 25th revolution of Earth. Photo credit: NASA

GT-12 - EARTH SKY -  IRAN, TRUCIAL COAST

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - IRAN, TRUCIAL COAST

S66-63486 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Iran, Trucial Coast, Oman, Zagros Mountains, and Qishm Island (large island at lower right), as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 25th revolution of Earth. Gulf of Oman ... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY -  IRAN, TRUCIAL COAST

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - IRAN, TRUCIAL COAST

S66-63485 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Iran, Trucial Coast, Oman, Zagros Mountains, and Qishm Island (large island at lower left), as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 25th revolution of Earth. Gulf of Oman i... more

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

Gemini 12 spacecraft seen during EVA

S66-62920 (13 Nov. 1966) --- Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., pilot of the Gemini-12 spaceflight, took this picture of the Gemini-12 spacecraft during standup extravehicular activity (EVA) with the hatch open. Th... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY

GT-12 - EARTH SKY

S66-63030 (14 Nov. 1966) --- Gulf Coast area from Matagorda Bay, Texas, to Vermillion Bay, Louisiana, looking east, as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 44th revolution of Earth. Galveston Bay is in... more

GT-12 - EARTH SKY -  UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC (EGYPT)

GT-12 - EARTH SKY - UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC (EGYPT)

S66-63533 (14 Nov. 1966) --- United Arab Republic (Egypt) area as seen from the Gemini-12 spacecraft during its 39th revolution of Earth, looking southeast. Nile River is in center of picture. At bottom center ... more

Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, Africa, Sahara & Antarctica seen from Apollo 4

Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, Africa, Sahara & Antarctica seen from Apollo 4

AS04-01-410 (9 Nov. 1967) --- Coastal Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, West Africa, Sahara, Antarctica, looking west, as photographed from the Apollo 4 (Spacecraft 017/Saturn 501) unmanned, Earth-orbital space mission. ... more

Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, Africa & Antarctica seen from Apollo 4

Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, Africa & Antarctica seen from Apollo 4

AS04-01-580 (9 Nov. 1967) --- Earth as viewed from 10,000 miles. In 1969, the Apollo 4 (Spacecraft 017/Saturn 501) unmanned test flight made a great ellipse around Earth as a test of the translunar motors and o... more

Atlantic Ocean, Antarctica as seen from the Apollo 4 unmanned spacecraft

Atlantic Ocean, Antarctica as seen from the Apollo 4 unmanned spacecra...

AS04-01-750 (9 Nov. 1967) --- Atlantic Ocean, Antarctica, looking west, as photographed from the Earth-orbital Apollo 4 (Spacecraft 017/Saturn 501) unmanned space mission. This picture was taken when the Spacec... more

Mexico, Arizona, Gulf of California as seen from Apollo 6 unmanned spacecraft

Mexico, Arizona, Gulf of California as seen from Apollo 6 unmanned spa...

AS06-02-1436 (4 April 1968) --- View of the mouth of the Colorado River and the Gulf of California in northwestern Mexico as photographed from the unmanned Apollo 6 (Spacecraft 020/Saturn 502) space mission. Al... more

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas as seen from the Apollo 6 unmanned spacecraft

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas as seen from the Apollo 6 unmanned spacecraft

AS06-02-1462 (4 April 1968) --- View of the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, area as photographed from the unmanned Apollo 6 (Spacecraft 020/Saturn 502) space mission. The highway and expressway system in and around b... more

Texas as seen from the Apollo 6 unmanned spacecraft

Texas as seen from the Apollo 6 unmanned spacecraft

AS6-02-1455 (4 April 1968) --- Texas is photographed from the Apollo 6 (Spacecraft 020/Saturn 502) unmanned space mission. Seen in this photograph are Midland, Brownfield, Big Spring, J. B. Thomas Lake, headwat... more