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Apollo 17
Seismometer reading viewed in ALSEP Room in Misson Control during Apollo 17

The seismometer readings from the impact made by the Apollo 17 Saturn S-IVB stage when it struck the lunar surface are viewed in the ALSEP Room in the Misson Control Center at Houston by Dr. Maurice Ewing, professor of geophysics of the Universtiy of Texas at Galveston. The seismic tracings are from sensings made by seismometers of Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Packages left on the Moon during earlier Apollo lunar landing missions.

Catalog Date: 10 December 1972
Film Type: 35mm BW
NASA image: S72-54999

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