Apollo 16 Lunar Module in the Distance
May 8, 2003
The Apollo 16 Lunar Module "Orion" is photographed from a distance by Astronaut Chares M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot, aboard the moving Lunar Roving Vehicle. Astronauts Duke and John W. Young, commander, were returing from the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-2). The RCA color television camera mounted on the LRV is in the foreground. A portion of the LRV's high-gain antenna is at top left.
Topics: Apollo 16, Lunar rover, Apollo program, Apollo TV camera, Extra-vehicular activity, Apollo Lunar Module, Apollo spacecraft, Orion