This was a photo taken by Apollo 11 as it was in the moon’s orbit. Source: NASA

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Fun fact I like to think about… The earth doesn’t move in the moons sky. Stays put. That has to be trippy to some of the later apollo missions who had longer stays.


that is our spec of dust floating around in endless space.


Also one of the many astro posters in my bedroom when I was a teenager…


I was told it was titled “Earthrise”. It used to be very famous.


If you rotate this 90^ you see this in the flat solar plane. For some reason that has always helped me orient the Apollo orbit.