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The Apollo Moon Missions were a series of NASA missions that put 12 men on the moon through six space flights during 1961-1975. This category is for questions and answers about those missions.
Answer John F. Kennedy, in a speech on May 25, 1961, proposed a manned moon landing by the end of that decade. President Richard M. Nixon spoke to Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin Aldrin, and Michael Collins during the first moon landing on July 21, 1969. Answer In a famous speech …
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Moon Landings Manned: Six manned spacecraft have successfully landed on the moon. All six spacecraft were part of the Apollo space programme. The first moon landing (Apollo 11) was on July 20 1969. Apollo 11's crew was Neil Armstrong (Commander), Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin (Lunar Module pilot), and Micha…
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Pictures of Moon Walks Click on the links to your right for some great shots from the first moon landing by Apollo 11. You can also go to this NASA website and select any of the Apollo flights 11 and up and find images there. The ApolloArchive.com website has a lot of pictures, movies and othe…
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There have been six shuttles, the first being the Space Shuttle Enterprise (OV-1). Although the Enterprise was never intended for use in for orbital missions, its primary use was as a test vehicle for in-atmosphere flight tests of the 747 aircraft "taxi" system that moved the shuttle from Edwards AF…
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An award presented by NASA to the people and teams that helped place Apollo 11 on the moon's surface. The text of the award readsIn appreciation of dedicated service to the nation as a member of the team which has advanced the nation's capabilities in aeronautics and space and demonstrated them in m…
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The Apollo flight guidance computer (AGC) was the first computer to use integrated circuits. At the time, most of the integrated circuits in the world went to the Apollo flight computer and the Minuteman missile guidance computer. The AGC had 2 kibiwords of RAM and 36 kibiwords of ROM. (This was l…
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Six times, In each case, a 3-man crew was sent to the Moon, two of whom landed, whilst the third remained on the mother ship in orbit around the Moon. The twelve who landed on the Moon and their spaceships were: Apollo 11 [July 20, 1969]: [1] Neil Armstrong "One small step for (a) man, One giant l…
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Saturn VThe Saturn V was created expressly for the space program. Earlier rockets were adapted to fit the needs of exploration (eg. the Mercury-Redstone combinations), but the power needed to push a craft into orbit required a completely new design. The Saturn V contains 5 rocket engines, each of w…
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Gus Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffe died in an Apollo capsule fire, there were other deaths that occured during training but not as well knownjdtakrehgknsfdaklwgbsoe;hgqowlgb;rojyiewsrgaeryhmgjewopjgklremgykj5pI am awesome
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Spider was the name of the Apollo 9 lunar module.However, the first LM was not on Apollo 9, it was on Apollo 5 (AS-205) an unmanned test.
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There have been six manned moon landings - Apollo 11 landed 20 July 1969Apollo 12 landed 19 November 1969Apollo 14 landed 5 February 1971Apollo 15 landed 30 July 1971Apollo 16 landed 20 April 1972Apollo 17 landed 11 December 1972 There have been numerous unmanned moon landings, 13 soft landings are …
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Why Space Appears Black I think you're asking why you don't see the stars. Any imaging system only has a limited range ("dynamic range") over which it can usably detect what it's looking at. In other words, it has to have a maximum bright, beyond which everything is just imaged as bright white, a…
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Yes, man actually did land on the moon. Various conspiracy theories concerning the moon landings being fake are not credible and are rife with inaccuracies and false information. Next Answer: Yes man did actually land on the moon. It was Neil Armstrong and his crew, and there is proof because I read…
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Second Man on Moon Colonel Edwin Eugene Aldrin, Jr. was the second man to step on the moon. See Related Links See the Related Link for "Answers.com: Buzz Aldrin" to the right for the answer.
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The first words ever spoken on the Moon were by Buzz Aldrin: "Contact light". After that touchdown, there were several seconds of technical language about the position of switches etc. then Neil Armstrong said "Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed".
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Answer There is a full moon every 28 days. It's been 5 years and 280 days since then. A year is 365.25 days. From here it's basic math. I'd rather not do homework questions entirely for you or I fear you'll never learn to think for yourself. Also You are so lazy. You could have just use a cal…
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The first lunar landing was by the unmanned Russian Luna 2 on September 13 1959. Though the vehicle impacted, it was not a controlled descent. Luna 9 on 31 Jan 1966 was the first soft unmanned landing. Surveyor 1 on 30 May 1966 was the first US unmanned soft landing 20 July 1969 first manned m…
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Yes and twelve American men have already done so. It is a bit different to walking here on Earth as the gravity is one-sixth of what we have here. They found that one Earth-step would propel them a lot further than they expected and often would fall. They found that by doing a sort of ' bunny-jump' …
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Yes, there are six flags on the moon from the six USA lunar landings. All but one are still standing. United States, the former Soviet Union, Japan and most recently India have flags on the moon.
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July 20 1969 was the first moon landing, and 5 more came after that until 1972
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The first moon landing was made by TWO people not one. Neil Alden Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed together on the same craft. Neil Alden Armstrong was the first person to place a foot on the Moon's surface.
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Apollo Lunar Missions Apollo 8 Launched 21 December 1968 Lunar Orbit and Return Returned to Earth 27 December 1968 Apollo 10 Launched 18 May 1969 Lunar Orbit and Return Returned to Earth 26 May 1969 Apollo 11 Launched 16 July 1969 Landed on Moon 20 July 1969 Sea of Tranquility Re…
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The lunar module was divided into two stages each with it's own engine. The ascent stage used a rocket engine to lift the astronauts from the surface. The lower part was left behind on the moon.
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Answer Twelve, all Americans. Two each from Apollos 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17. 12 astronauts landed on the Moon in 6 Apollo missions.
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The Moon landing was on Sunday 20th July 1969
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On July 20, 1969, American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon, during the Apollo 11 mission.
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The name of the first man to walk on the moon was Neil Armstrong, he walked on the moon on 20/7/1969.
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You would be confined to the interior of the spacecraft. If you were to step out onto the lunar surface without a spacesuit you would die from exposure to the vacuum.
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Apollo 9Apollo 9 was a mostly routine mission, so I'm not sure what the question means exactly, but see the Web Link to the left for a mission summary. Apollo 8 was the first space mission to leave earth's orbit, which it did in December 1968, entering lunar orbit on Christmas Eve of that year, best…
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Yes they did. Those space suits cost millions of dollars for a reason. People who do not believe this happened just really do not know much about science at all. It's clear that 500,000 people can't keep a secret. The whole hoax idea started from some people who did not know enough about science to …
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Three men were the first to go to the "vicinity" of the Moon, on the Apollo 8 mission that orbited the Moon on December 24, 1968. The astronauts were Frank Borman, James Lovell, and Willliam Anders. After Apollo 10 successfully orbited to test the Lunar Lander in May, 1969, the Apollo 11 mission b…
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Neil Armstrong landed on the moon on July 20,1969
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He set his left boot on the surface at 2:56 UTC July 21st 1969.
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His nickname was "Buzz."
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Answer July 16, 1969 was the launch date and the moon landing occurred on the 20th. The crew arrived back on earth on the 24th of July.
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Neil Armstrong died on August 25, 2012 at the age of 82. Neil Armstrong died on August 25, 2012, in Cincinnati, Ohio, from complications related to recent heart surgery.
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The American astronaut, Neil Armstrong, was born on the 5th of August 1930, in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Before he entered the space program, he had piloted jets, helicopters, and flying gliders for the U.S. Air Force and Navy. He has a Bachelor of Science degree, with aeronautical engineering as his subje…
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Answer The space shuttle as we term it has never landed on the moon and never will. The shuttle cannot leave Low Earth Orbit. Lunar landings have been done by capsules - or containers - that had very limited propulsion of their own and were part of yet another larger assemblage of equipment or l…
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People who have walked on the moon There have been six manned flights to the moon (Apollo 11, 12, 14, 15 16, and 17). All six flights were manned by three astronauts: The CommanderThe Command Module PilotThe Lunar Module pilot.The Commander and Lunar Module pilot went all the way to the surface of t…
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Because some sources claims that USA never landed on the moon. It is generally accepted that these claims does not withstand scientific scrunity. Lunar pictures taken with the Hassleblad camera on each astronaut all had some curvature of field, coma, and other problems associated with wide-angle "fa…
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A total of 12 men have walked on the moon, so far. All were US astronauts in NASA's Apollo moon landing program. Six missions landed on the Moon between 1969 and 1972. 1969: Neil Armstrong (38), Buzz Aldrin (39) - Apollo 11 Pete Conrad (39), Alan Bean (37) - Apollo 12 1971: Alan Shepard (47), E…
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There are probably two golf balls on the Moon, not three. Alan Shepard brought two golf balls along on Apollo 14, which he hit on February 6, 1971, becoming the first golfer on the Moon. On the Moon, almost all shots will be from a sand trap. Although many sources mistakenly say three, the answer i…
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The last person to step off of a LM onto the moon's surface was Harrison Schmitt. The last person to step off of the moon's surface onto the LM was Gene Cernan. Both men were part of the Apollo 17 crew.
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It was in 1969, which means it was in the seventh decade.
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The Apollo 11 astronauts were launched July 16th 1969 at 08:32:00 am EST from Kennedy Space Centre. They reached the Moon when they performed a Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) manoeuvre July 19th 12:21:50 pm EST. It took them 3 days, 3 hours, 49 minutes... to fly to the Moon. Faster: The NASA Pluto pro…
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Apollo 13 did make it back to planet Earth, although it had to maneuver around the moon it still made it back to Earth.
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Answer There have been six manned flights to the moon (Apollos 11, 12, 14, 15 16, and 17). All six flights were manned by three astronauts: The Commander The Command Module Pilot The Lunar Module pilot.  The Commander and Lunar Module pilot made it all the way to the surface of the moon. …
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Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon.
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I think the reason we went there was to beat the Russians. And when the race was over, there wasn't really any good reason to keep going because it was very expensive. I doubt that they found anything scary there, it's just a barren dusty place with lots of rocks and extreme temperatures. actually t…
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12 astronauts have gotten to walk on the moon, 2 each mission with one astronaut staying back in the Command Module. 18 astronauts were on the missions (3 per mission), 2 walking on the moon each mission.
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Twelve men have walked on the Moon, all US astronauts of the Apollo program. They were : Apollo 11 (July 20, 1969)- Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin (the first men to walk on the Moon) Apollo 12 - Charles Conrad, Jr. and Alan Bean Apollo 14 - Alan Shepard Jr. and Edgar Mitchell (Shepard w…
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Neil Alden Armstrong died on August 25, 2012.It was one of saddest moment in the American History.
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The 3 people that landed on the moon in 1969 were Neil Armstrong (Commander), Michael Collins (Command Module Pilot), and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. (Lunar Module Pilot). The first people on the moon were Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin.
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Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin walked on the moon on July 20th, 1969, becoming the first two humans to do so. Ten more people walked on the moon after them, the last ones being Harrison Schmitt and Eugene Cernan on December 14, 1972. As Mr. Armstrong stepped from the ladder of the lunar module, m…
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Actual Landings on the moon 6 manned landings on the Moon  Apollo's 11, 12, 14, 15, 16 and 17. Missions to the moon 9 manned missions to the moon Apollo's 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 and 17. This is assuming you only want to know the manned missions.  
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Sea of Tranquility.
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Yes.
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Saturn rocket
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The first man to land on the moon was Neil Armstrong.
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"Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon July 1969 A.D. We came in peace for all Mankind."
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The first three astronauts to land on the moon are astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin Buzz Aldrin and the third astronaut to walk on the moon was the Apollo 12 commander Charles Pete Conrad.
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The first manned landing on the Moon was Apollo 11, which launched on July 16, 1969 and landed on July 20th, 1969. Prior to Apollo 11, the lunar missions Apollo 8 and Apollo 10 orbited the Moon but did not land. Apollo 8 reached lunar orbit on December 24, 1968. After Apollo 11, subsequent landing…
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Neil Armstrong currently lives in Lebanon, Ohio.
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See the Related Links below for information. Scroll down within the link ' NASA Fact Sheets' to the section' Living and Working in Space'.
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During the Apollo program, the United States sent 9 manned missions to the Moon. These nine missions included 24 men. Of these 24 men, 12 actually walked on the surface of moon. The other 12 astronauts have been to lunar orbit and back, but did not land on the surface. This included Apollo 8, Apollo…
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Two. Once in 1966 on Gemini 8, and again on the Apollo 11 lunar landing flight. During these two flights, he spent a total of 8 Days, 14 hours and 12 minutes in space
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There have been 9 Apollo missions to the moon that carried a total of 24 men. Three of those men flew twice to the moon.   Of those 24 men, 12 have set foot on the moon. Not much people land on the moon is about 5 per year
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The moon landing was very real, for one simple reason1. If you have a good enough telescope you can look at the moon and see on the surface Neil Armstrong's footprint, and since there is nothing to blow it away, it will stay there until a meteor smashes on it.
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Neil Armstrong was the first human to set foot on the moon, with Buzz Aldrin being the second.
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Edwin (Buzz) Aldrin and Neil Armstrong landed on the moon in July 20, 1969. Armstrong was 39 at the time of arrival. July 1969
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There is a three way tie:Jim Lovell, Gene Cernan, and John Young all made three flights on or around the moon.Lovell: Apollo 8, Apollo 13Young: Apollo 10, Apollo 16Cernan: Apollo 10, Apollo 17
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Russia has not landed a manned vessel on the moon.
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12 people landed on the moon; they were all from the Apollo programme because America were the only ones who landed on the moon Apollo 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17. Additional Interesting Information: Apollo 10 went to the moon and descended the Lunar Module (LM) to several thousand feet short of a…
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NameBornDiedAge at first stepMissionLunar EVA datesEmployer01.Neil ArmstrongAugust 5, 193038y 11m 15dApollo 11July 21, 1969[3]NASA[4]02.Buzz AldrinJanuary 20, 193039y 6m 0dAir Force03.Pete ConradJune 2, 1930July 8, 199939y 5m 17dApollo 12November 19-20, 1969Navy04.Alan BeanMarch 15, 193237y 8m 4dNa…
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Neil Armstrong was 38 years old when he became the first man to walk on the Moon. He was born August 5 1930. He and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon on July 21, 1969.
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Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20th, 1969 at 20:17:40 UT (4:17:40 p.m. EDT).
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1969.
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It was July of 1969
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Possibly, although it is unlikely, forever. This is because there is no wind on the moon. No weather.
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Yes, Neil Armstrong passed away on August 25, 2012 at the age of 82 as a result of complications from heart surgery. He was famous for being the first man to walk on the moon in 1969 and the commander of the Apollo mission.
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Neil Armstrong was born August 5, 1930 and died August 25, 2012 at the age of 82.
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See Related Links See the Related Links for "Wikipedia: Pete Conrad" to the bottom for the answer. The LEM was named the 'Intrepid'. See Related Links See the Related Links for "Wikipedia: Apollo 12" to the bottom for the answer. My favorite quote from Pete Conrad was in reference t…
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i would say neil armstrong because he was the first person to take a step on the moon with 2 other astronauts.
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Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930.
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Answer Eugene Cernan (from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene Cernan) Cernan was the commander of Apollo 17, the last mission to the moon, and he so far remains the last person to be on the lunar surface after a short ceremony of commemoration. There had been further missions planned, but they …
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If you're talking about landing, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin both landed at the same time. If you're talking about walking, that would be Aldrin.
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There were 6 manned moon landings: Apollo 11 was the first to land on the moon, on July 20th 1969. Apollo 12 was the second, on November 19th 1969. Apollo 14 was the third, on February 5th 1971. Apollo 15 was the fourth on July 30th 1971. Apollo 16 was the fifth on April 16th 1972. Apollo…
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Armstrong and Aldrin were on the lunar surface for 21 hours. The actual time spent outside walking on the moon was 2 hours 13 minutes from the time Armstrong set foot on the surface until they both returned to 'Eagle' and closed the hatch.
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On July 20, 1969 Armstrong and Aldrin became the first humans to land on the Moon, while Collins orbited in the Command Module.
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AnswerWhile Armstrong was the first human to walk on the moon and his craft, the lunar module Eagle was the first manned craft to land on the lunar surface, it was not the first to land on the moon. The first lunar landing was by the unmanned Russian Luna 2 on September 13 1959.There was no "first …
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It depends on how fast you are traveling. If you were traveling at 100 kph, it would take around 160 days.it would take a week or so to get to the moon.About 3 daysThat would depend on how fast you're traversing.
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Although there is a discussion in China about the future possibilities, no Chinese astronauts (taikonauts) have ever reached the Moon. A Chinese robot probe orbited the Moon for 16 months from 2007 to 2009. There have been three manned orbital space flights by China : Shenzhou 5 (2003) carried one …
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1. Apollo 7: Low Earth Orbit2. Apollo 8: Lunar Orbit3. Apollo 9: Low Earth Orbit4. Apollo 10: Lunar Orbit5. Apollo 11: Lunar Landing6. Apollo 12: Lunar Landing7. Apollo 13: Lunar flyby (aborted landing)8. Apollo 14: Lunar Landing9. Apollo 15: Lunar Landing10. Apollo 16: Lunar Landing11. Apollo 17: L…
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He was a university professor,commander of Apollo 11,First man to land on moon,Commander of Gemini 8, and flew as a navy pilot.
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There were six (6) as follows with the first date being the launch date in each instance: 7/16/69 Apollo 11 landed on moon 7/20/69 11/14/69 Apollo 12 landed on moon 11/19/69 1/31/71 Apollo 14 landed on moon 2/5/71 7/26/71 Apollo 15 landed on moon 7/30/71 4/16/72 Apollo 16 landed on moon 4/21/7…
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