Skip header and navigation
Welcome to the JSC Digital Image Collection
Home
Search Browse Guidelines Frequently Asked Questions About This Collection

 AS11-36-5355 (thumbnail)
640x480 image
 

   Photo ID:

   AS11-36-5355   


   Program:

   Apollo   


   Mission:

   Apollo XI


   Date Taken:

   1969-07-16


   Film Type:

   70mm

Title:
View of Earth, showing Africa, Europe and Asia taken by Apollo 11 crewmember
Description:
Most of Africa and portions of Europe and Asia can be seen in this spectacular photograph taken from the Apollo 11 spacecraft during its translunar insertion. The spacecraft was about 98,000 nautical miles from Earth when this picture was made.
Subject Terms:
APOLLO 11 APOLLO PROJECT CLOUDS EARTH (PLANET) EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) ONBOARD ACTIVITIES PHOTOGRAPHY
Back to Results

NASA Human
Space Flight
NASA
Home Page
NASA
Photo Gallery
JSC
Home Page
Earth
From Space
Earth Sciences &
Image Analysis

skipToFooter Skip to Main Menu Responsible NASA Official: Maura White
Curator: JSC Custom Applications
Last Update: 11/1/2006

Privacy Policy and Important Notices