Artist's impression of the Luna 16 spacecraft

Artist's impression of the Luna 16 spacecraft

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Credit: SPUTNIK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Artist's impression of the Luna 16 spacecraft. The Soviet spacecraft was launched on 12 September 1970; landed on the Moon, in the Sea of Fertility, on 20 September; and brought samples of lunar rocks back to Earth. It was the first robot spacecraft to return rocks from another planet.

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Keywords: 20, 20th september 1970, exploration, luna 16 spacecraft, lunar, moon, novosti, planetary, research, russian, soviet, space craft, spacecraft

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