NASA Photo ID: AS08-17-2744        File Name: 10074978.jpg
Film Type: 70mm BW                 Date Taken: 12/24/68
Title: Oblique view of lunar surface taken from Apollo 8 spacecraft
Oblique view of the lunar surface taken from the Apollo 8 spacecraft
looking  westward showing typical lunar farside terrain. The sharp crater
near the  center of the scene is near 117 degrees east longitude and 5
degrees south  latitude; and it is 25 kilometers (15 statute miles) in
diameter. That crater  is on the rim of a large crater that occupies the
lower right quarter of the  photograph.                
Subject terms:
APOLLO 8                                
APOLLO PROJECT                          
LUNAR EXPLORATION                       
LUNAR SOIL                              
LUNAR SURFACE                           
ONBOARD ACTIVITIES                      

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