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13:17 GMT +3 hours19 December 2014
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Neil Armstrong’s Photos of the Moon

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On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle with Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin onboard landed in the vicinity of Mare Tranquillitatis (Sea of Tranquility), which is located in the moon’s southwestern sector. Neil Armstrong’s photo shows Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin climbing out of the lunar module.

On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle with Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin onboard landed in the vicinity of Mare Tranquillitatis (Sea of Tranquility), which is located in the moon’s southwestern sector. Photos taken by the first person to walk on the moon tell the story of the highly important space mission better than words.