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The Star Charts That Apollo 11 Astronauts Used to Land on the Moon

These star charts were part of a guidance and navigation (G&N) dictionary carried by the Apollo 11 lunar module when it reached the moon’s surface on July 20, 1969.

Inside the module, the computer that provided navigation and guidance required astronauts to use a telescope to sight three stars, find their locations on the gridded star chart, and enter their numerical codes into the computer. Triangulating from this information, the computer would redirect the spacecraft onto a desired trajectory.

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humanoidhistory:

Apollo 17 command module and Moon, December 1972. (via)

humanoidhistory:

Apollo 17 command module and Moon, December 1972. (via)

marvel1980s:

Alex Ross’ Variant cover to Star Wars #1, homage to Howard Chaykin’s 1977 Stars Wars #1 cover

from-the-earth-to-the-moon13:

Project Apollo Mission Control

from-the-earth-to-the-moon13:

Project Apollo Mission Control

70sscifiart:

Star Trek art by David Mattingly

Ghostbusters Goofy, Donald and Mickey get a call from some “Lonesome Ghosts” (1937)

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marvel1980s:

comicbookartwork:

The Death Of Captain Marvel by Jim Starlin

1980

marvel1980s:

comicbookartwork:

The Death Of Captain Marvel by Jim Starlin

1980

browsethestacks:

Tales Of Suspense #065 Cover Recreation by Bruce Timm

browsethestacks:

Tales Of Suspense #065 Cover Recreation by Bruce Timm