March 18, 2003
View from Clementine of the full Earth over the north pole of the Moon. The crater with a central peak in the foreground is Plaskett (82°N, 174°E; 110 kilometers in diameter). On Earth, Africa is clearly visible and nearly cloud free.
Topics: Environment, Apollo program, Earth, Planetary science, Africa, Plaskett, Earthrise, Clementine, Lunar science, Astronomy, Moon