Looking Down At The Last Apollo Landing Site

LRO Image of Apollo 17 Landing Site

"LRO maneuvered into its 50-km mapping orbit on September 15. The next pass over the Apollo 17 landing site resulted in images with more than two times better resolution than previously acquired. At the time of this recent overflight the Sun was high in the sky (28 incidence angle) helping to bring out subtle differences in surface brightness."

  • submit to reddit


Loading




Join our mailing list


calendar

Events
Launches
Your Event


Commercialization: Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Keith Cowing published on October 30, 2009 9:04 AM.

Stu Nozette Legal Update was the previous entry in this blog.

Everyone@NASA Should Have A Facebook Page is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.