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Apollo 8
View of lunar surface taken from Apollo 8 spacecraft

This near-vertical photograph from the Apollo 8 spacecraft covers an area of approximately 50 x 50 statute miles within a 250 statute mile in diameter crater on the lunar farside. The center of this large crater is located at about 157 degrees west longitude and 4 degrees south latitude. The large crater in the center of the picture is about 20 statute miles in diameter.

Catalog Date: 24 December 1968
Film Type: 70mm BW
NASA image: AS08-12-2052

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