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Whole Earth from space, viewed from Apollo 17, December 1972. Artist: Unknown

Whole Earth from space, viewed from Apollo 17, December 1972. Artist: Unknown

1-156-405 - Ann Ronan Picture Library/Heritage-Images

Whole Earth from space, viewed from Apollo 17, December 1972. This was the first photograph of the south polar ice cap. Most of Africa is visible, together with the Arabian Peninsular and Madagascar. Credit: ARPL/NASA.


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Image Aliases

  1. 000828
  1. 0390003160
  1. 1-156-405
  1. 1156405
  1. 3160
  1. 000828

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 3749x2797
File Size : 30721kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Medium
  1. Photograph
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Asia
  3. ------ Arabian Peninsula
  1. 25 00 00 N , 045 00 00 E
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Africa
  3. ------ Madagascar
  1. 20 00 00 S , 047 00 00 E
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Africa
  1. 02 23 00 N , 016 04 00 E
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Antarctica
  1. 83 50 37 S , 065 43 30 E

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