This photographic illustration compares the size of Apollo 11 Landing Site 2 with that of the metropolitan New York City area. Site 2 was one of three Apollo 11 lunar landing sites. This was the planned site if Apollo 11 launched on July 16, 1969, as scheduled.

Apollo 11 did launch on schedule and landed on Site 2, which is located at 23 degrees 42 minutes 28 seconds east longitude and 0 degrees 42 minutes 50 seconds north latitude in southwestern Mare Tranquillitatis (Sea of Tranquility).

The white overlay is printed over a lunar surface photograph taken from Apollo 10 during its lunar orbit mission and is numbered AS10-31-4537.

Image Credit: NASA

这张图片将阿波罗11号2号着陆点的小与纽约市区的大小进行了比较。2号着陆点是阿波罗11号登月计划的三个着陆点之一。这是1969年7月16日阿波罗11号按计划发射时计划着陆的地点。

阿波罗11号按时发射并降落在2号着陆点,2号地点位于东经23度42分28秒,北纬0度42分50秒,位于西南静海。

在阿波罗10号在月球轨道任务中拍摄的月球表面照片上印有白色覆盖层,编号为10-31-4537。

图片来源:美国国家航空航天局

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