Earth as Seen from Apollo 10
April 28, 2003
An Apollo 10 view of Earth from 100,000 nautical miles photographed from the spacecraft during its translunar journey toward the Moon. Visible are many areas of Europe and Africa. Among the features and countries identifiable are Portugal, Spain, Italy, Mediterranean Sea, Greece, Turkey, Bulgaria, Black Sea, Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Sinai Peninsula, Nile Delta, Lake Chad, and South Africa.
Topics: Environment, Earth, Geography, Asia, Arab League member states, Apollo 10, African countries, African Union member states, Apollo program, Western Asia, Sinai Peninsula, Arabian Peninsula, Africa, Hospitality Recreation