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published by the Lunar and Planetary Institute
This webpage, from the Lunar and Planetary Institute, describes the Apollo 8 mission, including the mission plan, an overview, and mission photography. It was during Apollo 8 that the famous "Earthrise" image was captured. Links are provided for further information.
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- Solar System
= The Moon
- Space Exploration
= Human Exploration
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image credit: NASA; image source; larger image This resource was featured by the Physics To Go collection from December 16, 2008 until January 1, 2009. View the feature here!

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© 2008 Lunar Planetary Institute
Anders, Borman, Earthrise, Lovell, Moon, lunar, manned mission, space exploration
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Metadata instance created July 28, 2008 by Logan Hancock
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April 11, 2012 by Lyle Barbato
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March 15, 2012
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Apollo 8 Mission, (Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 2008), <>.
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Apollo 8 Mission. (2012, March 15). Retrieved October 23, 2018, from Lunar and Planetary Institute:
Chicago Format
Lunar and Planetary Institute. Apollo 8 Mission. Houston: Lunar and Planetary Institute, March 15, 2012. (accessed 23 October 2018).
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Apollo 8 Mission. Houston: Lunar and Planetary Institute, 2008. 15 Mar. 2012. 23 Oct. 2018 <>.
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