Iconic photo: This is how the Orion spacecraft photographed the Earth – Space – Science and technology

The Orion spacecraft of the American agency NASA took this picture of our planet and the Moon on November 28.

As seen from Orion, our planet had just “passed” the Moon when this photo was taken, as Orion was in lunar orbit.

The photo was presented to French President Emmanuel Macron during his visit to NASA headquarters on November 30.

Photo: esa.int

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Cameras located on Orion record the Artemis mission, during which engineers test the capabilities of the unmanned Orion spacecraft and prepare for missions with astronauts to the Moon.

Source: Pravda – Veda a technika by vat.pravda.sk.

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