Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Earthrise on Christmas Eve 1968

Earthrise
Earthrise by annaleeblysse
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Christmas Eve in history. This image of Earthrise was taken by astronauts on the Apollo 8 mission on December 24, 1968.

From the Russian wikipedia site's today in history on the front page. 1968 — астронавт Уильям Андерс с лунной орбиты запечатлел на фотоплёнку восход Земли (на илл.).