The Earth in 1966

As seen from the moon in 1966.  Modern image reconstruction from original spacecraft data.

SPACE.com — Old Moon Images Get Modern Makeover

There’s also a more down to Earth output thanks to LOIRP scientists.

They have used a Lunar Orbiter 1 image of the Earth for climate studies, basically a snapshot frozen in time that shows the edge of the Antarctic ice pack on August 23, 1966.

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Published in: on April 3, 2009 at 2:04 pm  Leave a Comment  

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