Far side of the Moon, Luna 3 images

Far side of the Moon, Luna 3 images

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Credit: DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Far side of the moon. Optical images of the far side of the moon. The far side of the Moon is the lunar hemisphere that is permanently turned away from the Earth. Imaged by the Soviet Luna 3 (Lunik 3) spacecraft in 1959.

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