APOLLO 17 / CHALLENGER     MANNED LUNAR LANDING                 USA

LANDING :

19.55 GMT

Moon

8.59 S / 15.30 E

Taurus Littrow

Dec.11 / 1972

10.15.05

20:17:25

SPACECRAFT :


Apollo LM  /  Challenger

CSM in lunar orbit :

Apollo 16 / America

LAUNCH :

22.54 GMT


DOCKING TO CSM :

Dec.14 / 1972

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

Flight no.  043

EVA Timeline :

EVA no. 1


Duration

7h 12 min

Duration

7h 37 min

EVA no. 2


Landing at Taurus Littrow region. Final lunar mission of the Apollo programm. In three spacewalks the astronauts did collect a total mass of 110,4 kg moon rocks.

01.10 GMT

De.15 / 1972

Duration

7h 19 min

EVA no. 3


MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960īs   1970īs   

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Apollo 17 landing site

Eugene A. Cernan


Commander

Harrison H. Schmitt


Pilot LM

credit: NASA