The Diocese of Coventry

Multi Academy Trust

Together, pursuing life in all its fullness

Google Search

Google Search

Google Translate

Google Translate

Get in touch

First picture of the earth from the moon

On this day in 1966, the world received its first view of Earth when a NASA spacecraft captured the first ever photograph from the surface of the Moon.
 

The photo was transmitted to Earth by the Lunar Orbiter I and was received at the NASA tracking station at Robledo De Chavela near Madrid, Spain.

External Links

Choose a link to visit.

Top