First Look: Antares at Fra Mauro

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Time(DOY:196) 2009-07-15T02:43:40
Center Longitude-17.47194°
Center Latitude-3.64689°
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Apollo 14, the third human lunar landing, touched down in the Fra Mauro highlands on February 5, 1971. Over the course of two EVAs, Astronauts Alan Shephard and Edgar Mitchell spent almost nine hours exploring the lunar highlands. Explore the highlands terrain surrounding the descent stage of the lunar module Antares. Uncalibrated LROC NAC image

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[NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University]