Collection Artwork
Bill Taub (Lorain, Ohio, 1923 – 2010, Lanham, Maryland)
Apollo 10 View of Earth Rise
May 1969
color photograph
NASA (Washington DC, established 1958)
image size: 8 x 10 in.
paper size: 8 x 10 5/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed from the Apollo 10 Lunar Module, The Moon, Earth's Orbit
Typewritten in red ink, left center, in margin: AS10-27-3890
Typewritten in black ink, paper verso, beginning upper center: [NASA logo] National Aeronautics and Space Administration / Houston, Texas 77058 / No copyright is asserted for this photograph. If a recognizable person appears in the photo, use for commercial purposes may / infringe a right of privacy or publicity. It may not be used to state or imply the endorsement by NASA or by any NASA employee / of a commercial product, process or service, or used in any other manner that might mislead. Accordingly, it is requested that if / this photograph is used in advertising and other commercial promotion, layout and copy be submitted to NASA prior to release. / COLOR / MAY 1969 [blank white space] AS10-27-3890 / MANNED SPACECRAFT CENTER, HOUSTON, TEXAS / APOLLO 10 VIEW OF EARTH [“EARTH” circled in red ink] RISE — A view of the Earth rising above the lunar horizon / photographed from the Apollo 10 Lunar Module, looking west in the direction of travel. The / Lunar Module at the time the picture was taken was located above the lunar farside highlands at approximately 105 degrees east longitue.
Typewritten in black ink, lower left, paper verso: PHOTO CREDIT: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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