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  • The original database describes this as: Description: Scientist-astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot, is photographed next to the deployed United States flag during lunar surface Extravehicular Activity (EVA) at the Taurus-Littrow landing site. The highest part of the flag appears to point toward our planet Earth in the distant background. This picture was taken by astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander. Original film mag... more
    The original database describes this as: Description: Scientist-astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot, is photographed next to the deployed United States flag during lunar surface Extravehicular Activity (EVA) at the Taurus-Littrow landing site. The highest part of the flag appears to point toward our planet Earth in the distant background. This picture was taken by astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander. Original film magazine was labeled B,film type was SO-368 (Color Exterior,CEX,Ektachrome MS,color reversal) 60mm lens with a sun elevation of 16 degrees. Subject Terms: Apollo 17 Flight, Moon (Planet) Categories: EVA Original: Film - 70MM CT Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: Ground. less
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