Apollo 17 Image Collection
Astronaut Eugene Cernan salutes deployed U.S. flag on lunar surface

NASA Photo ID: AS17-134-20380
Date Taken: 12/13/72

Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander, salutes the deployed U.S. flag on the lunar surface during extravehicular activity (EVA) of NASA's final lunar landing mission in the Apollo series. The lunar module is at the left background and the lunar roving vehicle, also in background, is partially obscured. The photo was made by Astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot.

These images are a part of the Image Library sponsored by The Center for Space Research - University of Texas at Austin and Texas Space Grant Consortium. They were taken from the Johnson Space Center's Apollo 17 Image Library - JSC.


Monday, 30-Aug-1999 21:30:45 CDT