LUNAR SURFACE PANORAMA NEGATIVE—APOLLO 16.
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LUNAR SURFACE PANORAMA NEGATIVE—APOLLO 16.
Sold for US$ 854 inc. premium
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LUNAR SURFACE PANORAMA NEGATIVE—APOLLO 16.
Roll of negative film from the panoramic camera in the Scientific Instrument Module (SIM) Bay of the Apollo 16 CSM. Master negative from the original negative. 9 inches wide x many feet long. On metal reel, in original canister with label reading "Apollo 16. Mag: pan ... Date: 2 Nov. 72. Direct neg. Master POS."

Showing the lunar surface as seen from the Command Module. The panoramic camera photographed long sections of the surface, 205 x 13 miles, on 4 foot x 4½ inch strips of film. The film take-up cassette was removed from the panoramic camera by the Command Module Pilot during trans-Earth trajectory, and was returned to Earth in the Command Module. This system was first used on Apollo 15.
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