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See how the historic first manned moon landing worked in this SPACE.com infographic about Apollo 11.

See how the historic first manned moon landing worked in this SPACE.com infographic about Apollo 11.

Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong , 20 juillet 1969, "Un petit pas pour l'Homme, un grand pas pour l'Humanité"

Colored photo of Buzz Aldrin on the moon in suit, 1969 - The Evolution Of Space Suits Page 2 of 2 Best of Web Shrine

Apollo 11 lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin stands on the moon near the American flag during NASA's historic first manned moon landing on July 20, 1969. Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took the photo.

Apollo 11 lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin stands on the moon near the American flag during NASA's historic first manned moon landing on July Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took the photo.

NASA's historic Apollo 11 moon mission landed the first astronauts on the lunar surface on July 20, 1969. See how the mission worked in this SPACE.com infographic.

How the Apollo 11 Moon Landing Worked (Infographic) NASAs Apollo 11 mission landed the first astronauts on the moon on July See how it worked.

Back from the Moon, Apollo Astronauts Had to Go Through Customs - A copy of the US Customs form filled out by Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins after their return to Earth on July 24, 1969.

NASA’s Customs declaration form for “Moon rock and Moon dust samples” signed by Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin & Michael Collins

These Apollo 11 Mission Photos Will Transport You Back To A Remarkable Day In History

PHOTOS: Rare Glimpses Of Historic Apollo 11 Mission

These Apollo 11 Mission Photos Will Transport You Back To A Remarkable Day In History

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The Apollo 11 Moon Landing Site --Now Seen in Unprecedented Detail

Circular insignia: Eagle with wings outstretched holds olive branch on Moon with Earth in background, in blue and gold border.

Wednesday marked the anniversary of the launch of the most important space mission in human history. On this day, Apollo 11 lifted off from at

Apollo 11 Moon Landing Site Seen by Lunar Reconnaissance OrbiterCredit: NASA/GSFC/Arizona State UniversityThe Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera snapped its best look yet of the Apollo 11 landing site on the moon. The image, which was released on March 7, 2012, even shows the remnants of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's historic first steps on the surface around the Lunar Module

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera snapped its best look yet of the Apollo 11 landing site on the moon. The image, which was released on March even shows the remnants of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's historic first.

Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong

Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong inside the Lunar Landing Module.(actually the module simulator--impossible to get tat far back Ito take pic in module)

Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin plant the US flag on the Lunar Surface during 1st human moonwalk in history - exactly 44 years ago on July 20, 1969 during Apollo 1l mission. Credit: NASA

This July 1969 file photo provided by NASA shows Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, the first men to land on the moon, plant the U. flag on the lunar surface (Photo: AP)

Image credit: NASA In July 1969, as the Apollo 11 moon landing brought the Apollo Program to its culmination, Lockheed Missiles and Spac...

Image credit: NASA In July 1969, as the Apollo 11 moon landing brought the Apollo Program to its culmination, Lockheed Missiles and Spac...

Another on in honour of Neil Armstrong

Apollo 11 Launches 46 Years Ago Today July — The huge, tall Apollo 11 (Spacecraft Lunar Module space vehicle is launched from Pad A, Launch Complex Kennedy.