NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover passed near this small, relatively fresh crater in April 2017, during the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 16 mission to the moon. The rover team chose to call it “Orion Crater,” after the Apollo 16 lunar module. The rover’s Panoramic Camera (Pancam) recorded this view. Image Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell Univ./Arizona State Univ.

NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover passed near this small, relatively fresh crater in April 2017, during the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 16 mission to the moon. The rover team chose to call it “Orion Crater,” after the Apollo 16 lunar module. The rover’s Panoramic Camera (Pancam) recorded this view. Image Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell Univ./Arizona State Univ.

|| Apollo 16 orbiting the moon... Love the very smooth , almost looks carved crater!

|| Apollo 16 orbiting the moon... Love the very smooth , almost looks carved crater!

The Apollo 16 Command Module 'Casper' and the Earth as viewed from the Lunar Module Orion [2340 x 2369]

The Apollo 16 Command Module 'Casper' and the Earth as viewed from the Lunar Module Orion [2340 x 2369]

Apollo 16: Duke on Crater's Edge by NASA on The Commons, via Flickr

Apollo 16: Duke on Crater's Edge by NASA on The Commons, via Flickr

Titan Controls Apollo 16 Medium LCD Display Digital Cycle Timer (20/Cs)

Titan Controls Apollo 16 Medium LCD Display Digital Cycle Timer (20/Cs)

A good view of Earth photographed about one hour after trans-lunar injection of Apollo 16 on April 16 1972. [4162 x 4162] http://ift.tt/2s1TpYU

A good view of Earth photographed about one hour after trans-lunar injection of Apollo 16 on April 16 1972. [4162 x 4162] http://ift.tt/2s1TpYU

Looking Back: Dr. George Carruthers and Apollo 16 Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph image of the day

Dr. George Carruthers and Apollo 16 Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph

Looking Back: Dr. George Carruthers and Apollo 16 Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph image of the day

1972 Samoa Souvenir Cover Apollo 16 Moon Astronauts Splashdown in South Pacific in Stamps, Pacific, Samoa | eBay!

Details about 1972 Samoa Souvenir Cover Apollo 16 Moon Astronauts Splashdown in South Pacific

1972 Samoa Souvenir Cover Apollo 16 Moon Astronauts Splashdown in South Pacific in Stamps, Pacific, Samoa | eBay!

Marmont Hill Apollo 16 Framed Painting Print - MH-SMITH-33-BFP-18

Marmont Hill Apollo 16 Framed Painting Print - MH-SMITH-33-BFP-18

Pinterest
Search