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Apollo 11 view of a crescent Earth

Apollo 11 view of a crescent Earth

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Apollo 11 view of a crescent Earth
On their return trip to Earth from the Moon, the Apollo 11 astronauts photographed Earth as a crescent.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about July 20, 1969

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