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QB595 .L86 1968 Lunar orbiter project / National Space Science Data Center. National Space Science Data Center, 1968
MICROFILM
Subject Category: History US
Collection Dates: 01/01/1966 - 12/31/1967
Location: UNLV Microforms

This five reel collection is a series of photographs of the moon from the Lunar orbiter (Missions 1 - 5, 1966 - 1967). The orbiter obtained 1,950 wide angle high resolution photos of the moon's surface. These photos made possible the construction of lunar maps and enabled the selection of five primary landing sites for the manned Apollo missions.


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