Surveyor 7
January 7, 1968

 

Map shows landing sites of Surveyor, Apollo and Luna missions

Map shows landing sites of Surveyor, Apollo and Luna missions

 

Since earlier Surveyor missions have satisfactorily investigated landing zones for the Apollo mission, the last Surveyor mission can be sent to an area of scientific interest. Surveyor 7's target is a rugged, rock-strewn ejecta blanket near the Moon's Tycho Crater.

See also: National Space Science Data Center

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