Apollo Tour

Man on the Moon

"We choose to go to the moon.
We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things,
not because they are easy, but because they are hard,,,,"

President John F. Kennedy, September 12, 1962

Waxing Moon imaged using a 80mm Bosma f6.3 refractor, with a StellaCam EX 1/2" chip and #80 blue filter

(click on an individual 'red-dot' for a close-up)

    Apollo-13: (Odyssey & Aquarius)
Launched 04/11/1970, due to an on-board explosion did not Land, Splashdown 04/17/1970
Commander - James Lowell, CM Pilot - John Swigert, LM Pilot - Fred Haise

"That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
Neil Armstrong, July 20, 1969 'Sea of Tranquility', the Moon.


Hope you enjoyed the visit. Come again soon!