View Full Version : LRO Takes Closer Look at Apollo 17 Landing Site

2009-Oct-28, 11:00 PM
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter maneuvered into its 50-km mapping orbit on September 15, which enables it to take a closer look than any previous orbiter. This also allows for comparing previous images taken by LRO when it was at its higher orbit. Here's the Apollo 17 landing site: just look at what is [...]

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Weakly Interacting MP
2009-Oct-29, 04:33 PM
Hmmm, I'm pretty sure I saw the flag wave. :p