Returning to Earth
April 28, 2003
Near vertical view of Mexico, and a portion of the southwest United States, as photographed from the Apollo 11 spacecraft during its transearth journey homeward. The Pacific Ocean is at lower left; and the Gulf of Mexico at lower right center. Texas is at top right; California at top left. Portions of Arizona and New Mexico can be seen at top of picture.
Topics: States of the United States, Apollo 11, Apollo program, Environment, Western United States, Apollo spacecraft, Arizona, New Mexico