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No. there are no telescopes (not even the orbiting Hubble or even the next generation of orbiting telescopes) that have long enough focal length or high enough resolution to resolve footprints on the Moon.

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What is the reason footprints are on the moon?

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How have the footprints of neil Armstrong on the moon when there is no air on it?

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