New LRO Images Offer Sharper Views of Apollo 12, 14, and 17 Sites

  • Released Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) has captured the sharpest images ever taken from space of the Apollo 12, 14 and 17 sites, revealing the twists and turns of the paths made when the astronauts explored these areas.


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This page was originally published on Tuesday, September 6, 2011.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 1:53 PM EDT.


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  • NASA's LRO Images Apollo Landing Sites in Ultra-High Resolution (ID: 2011098)
    Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 4:00AM
    Produced by - Brendan Antiochos (NASA)

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