nasaEarth from the Moon! To celebrate tonight’s scheduled 11:27 p.m. EDT launch of our Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft, it’s moon day on NASA's new Instagram, where we bring you photos from our planet and beyond.
This image taken July 20, 1969 from Apollo 11 shows the Earth rising over the limb of the moon much as the Harvest Moon does from our planetary perspective. Over the stark, scarred surface of the moon, the Earth floats in the void of space, a watery jewel swathed in ribbons of clouds.
To learn more about our LADEE mission, visit http://www.nasa.gov/ladee and to learn more about the moon, visit http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Moon
For more images from NASA on Instagram, follow us at @NASA.
Image credit: NASA
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- darmawanrasyaI will remember neil armstrong
- blame_game__The Easter Bunny is easier to believe then this fake photo. @nasa lol deadass
- saud__334المووووووووووت لأمريكا
- lunarmodulHello @nasa 😀
- anken138I'm glad to come her :D
- bennn_t@leahemmma is it creepy if i like Nasa's first pic
- leahqq@bennn_t nah i did too
- nicky_pai@bonbon399 where?
- nicoll_flores_Yay I made it!!!!
- wittig123@nasa, please reply to this comment. I am absolutely fascinated with the vastness and mysteries of space. I think it's amazing that no matter what we think, we are so small compared to the universe. It is this thought that keeps me motivated and inspired. Thank you for broadcasting this to the world.
- mr.burnsgotfestiveMade it
- taex_.1وصلت لهنا🌚
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