Apollo 17 Astronaut's Snapshot of Taurus-Littrow Valley
Apollo 17 Astronaut's Snapshot of Taurus-Littrow Valley
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News release ID: STScI-2005-29
Release Date: Oct 19, 2005
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

This image was taken by the Apollo 17 astronauts (Dr. H. Jack Schmitt and Gene Cernan). It illustrates a view of the rim of Shorty crater and the lunar roving vehicle against a backdrop of the mountain-like massifs that define the Taurus-Littrow valley.


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Astronomical, Hubble Telescope, Moons, Solar System

Credits

Credit: NASA, ESA, and J. Garvin (NASA/GSFC)