Apollo 11's launch and Golden Rectangles
NASA, ESA celebrates 40th anniversary of Apollo 11's launch
On July 16, 1969, exactly 40 years ago, the Saturn V rocket with the Apollo 11 mission on board was launched from Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The mission would have brought the man on the Moon for the first time. Lift off took place at 9:32 am EDT. On board there were commander Neil Armstrong, command module pilot Michael Collins and lunar module pilot Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin.
The lunar module would have landed on the moon at 10:57 pm on July 20
EDT, accomplishing president John F. Kennedy (speech on May 25, 1961)
will to reach our satellite before the end of the decade.