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    Mountain top of the Mont Ventoux in the Haute-Provence, France.

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first manned landing on the Earth's only satellite. "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind" - those words from US Commander Neil Armstrong started a new chapter in space exploration.

    For most people, there's little chance of ever being able to stand on the surface of the Moon. But there are places on our home planet that can make you feel like you're there. Sputnik has collected photos from around the world that bear a striking similarity to the Moon - and other planets.

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