Earthrise: The 45th Anniversary

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The 45th anniversary of the taking of one of the most iconic images of the 20th century occurs on 24/12/2013. 'Earthrise' was taken on Christmas Eve, 1968, by the crew of the Apollo 8 mission, Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and Bill Anders, in which humans first ventured to the moon.

This is how it was captured:

NASA

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