NASA Photo ID: S69-60068           File Name: 10075396.jpg
Film Type: 4x5                     Date Taken: 11/14/69
Title: Lightning bolt during the launch of the Apollo 12 lunar landing mission
Description:
The photograph captured a view of a lightning bolt during the launch of the 
Apollo 12 lunar landing mission from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy
Space  Center. The silhouetted structure is the mobile launch tower. This
electrical  discharge between clouds and the ground took place at about
36.5 seconds  after liftoff when the Apollo 12 space vehicle was about
6,000 feet atltutde.                 
Subject terms:
APOLLO 12 FLIGHT                        
APOLLO PROJECT                          
ELECTRIC DISCHARGES                     
FLORIDA                                 
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER                    
LAUNCHING PADS                          
LAUNCHING SITES                         
LIFTOFF (LAUNCHING)                     
LIGHTNING                               

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