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Click to enlargeApollo 17 Schmitt Flag LM Rover Photo

Buy this Schmitt Flag LM Rover space photo.
High quality Aollo 17 picture, slide, or Duratrans backlit transparency. NASA photograph AS17-134-20382. Wide variety of sizes.

Astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot, stands near the deployed United States flag on the lunar surface during Extravehicular Activity (EVA) of NASA's final lunar landing mission in the Apollo series. The Lunar Module (LM) is at left background and the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) at right background (partially obscured). The photo was made by astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, commander. While astronauts Cernan and Schmitt descended in the LM "Challenger" to explore the Taurus-Littrow region of the Moon, astronaut Ronald E. Evans, command module pilot, remained with the Command and Service Modules (CSM) "America" in lunar-orbit.

Date Taken: December 12, 1972
Credits: JSC NASA

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