A photo, taken by the Apollo 11 crew on their way home from the moon, showed both the first and last lunar landing sites. The first manned lunar landing, Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969, occurred at the southwestern part of the Sea of Tranquility. Apollo 17, the final Apollo mission, touched down in the Taurus-Littrow area, a combination mountainous highland and lowlands valley region.

A photo, taken by the Apollo 11 crew on their way home from the moon, showed both the first and last lunar landing sites. The first manned lunar landing, Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969, occurred at the southwestern part of the Sea of Tranquility. Apollo 17, the final Apollo mission, touched down in the Taurus-Littrow area, a combination mountainous highland and lowlands valley region.

'Peace and hope for all mankind': the stellar legacy of the last moon landing

'Peace and hope for all mankind': the stellar legacy of the last moon landing

The Apollo Program officially ended in 1972 with the Apollo 17 being the last mission to the Moon and back.However, NASA had planned three more ...

The Apollo Program officially ended in 1972 with the Apollo 17 being the last mission to the Moon and back.However, NASA had planned three more ...

‘Peace and hope for all mankind’: the stellar legacy of the last moon landing

‘Peace and hope for all mankind’: the stellar legacy of the last moon landing

Avatar the last air bender. Sokka does not take the moon landing very well.

Avatar the last air bender. Sokka does not take the moon landing very well.

Space: Training in US for Apollo 17 flight Dec 1972, the last Moon landings

The golden age of space exploration – in pictures

Space: Training in US for Apollo 17 flight Dec 1972, the last Moon landings

Gene Cernan, commander of the last moon landing, tells his story in the new documentary, "The Last Man on the Moon."

Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on the moon, dead at 82

Gene Cernan, commander of the last moon landing, tells his story in the new documentary, "The Last Man on the Moon."

Teen Wolf - the first season and the last season

Teen Wolf - the first season and the last season

What Comes Next? Technically, the last two are wrong...one is supposedly death (draining life, Yveltal) and the other is life (Xerneas...I think it was that); and the Tao Trio (Reshiram, Kyurem, Zekrom) the duality was Ideals and Truth

What Comes Next? Technically, the last two are wrong...one is supposedly death (draining life, Yveltal) and the other is life (Xerneas...I think it was that); and the Tao Trio (Reshiram, Kyurem, Zekrom) the duality was Ideals and Truth

crookedindifference:  December, 1972 - Apollo 17. Earthrise viewed from Apollo 17   night night Tumblr

crookedindifference: December, 1972 - Apollo 17. Earthrise viewed from Apollo 17 night night Tumblr

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