|Apollo 11 - The First Man on Moon
Original Photos Neil Armstrong : NASA
Interactive panorama stitched by: Hans Nyberg - Panoramas.dk
1969 July 20 (US time) the first man walked on the moon.
The launch took place at Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A on July 16, 1969,
The crew was Neil Armstrong who was the commander and together with Edwin E. Aldrin Jr.generally called Buzz Aldrin he stayed 2 hours 31 minutes on the Moon while the 3rd member of the crew Pilot Michael Collins, stayed in the Command Module.
In the panorama you can see Buzz Aldrin at the Landing Modul unloading mtrl for the experiments.
This panorama includes Sound. Listen to Neil Armstrong when he stepped on the moon.
Launched: 16 July 1969
Landed on Moon: 20 July 1969 UT 20:17:40 (04:17:40 p.m. EDT )
|News Aug 25 2012; (CNN) -- Neil Armstrong, the U.S. astronaut who made "one giant leap for mankind" when he became the first man to walk on the moon, has died. He was 82. Read more at
Armstrong only appears in a few images on the moon, as he was the one who took almost all images. But his shadow is there and in the helmet reflection in the famous image of Buzz Aldrin you see him. Click the thumb images at the top to see it.