This is the Web Edition of "A Trip Into Space", a Coimbra-based electronic book on space science. Both the texts and the photos are by courtesy of National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

The Moon
Astronaut On The The Moon

Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took this picture of lunar module pilot Edwin Aldrin during their 2 1/2 hour moonwalk. Armstrong and part of the lunar module can be seen in the reflection in Aldrin's visor. (Apollo 11, AS11-40-5903)

Last Update: 2004-Nov-27