Photograph, "Earth Photo from Highest Altitude Reached by Man" (MSC2), Gemini 10 Mission, July 23, 1966 (Ms1989-029)

Title

Photograph, "Earth Photo from Highest Altitude Reached by Man" (MSC2), Gemini 10 Mission, July 23, 1966 (Ms1989-029)

Description

This is how the earth looked to Astronauts John W. Young and Michael Collins from the 475-mile altitude reached during the Gemini 10 spaceflight.

Date

Identifier

Ms1989-029_B07_F1c_Photo_1966_0723_02

Bibliographic Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Michael Collins Papers, Ms1989-029, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Citation

Collins, Michael, 1930-, “Photograph, "Earth Photo from Highest Altitude Reached by Man" (MSC2), Gemini 10 Mission, July 23, 1966 (Ms1989-029),” VT Special Collections Online, accessed September 24, 2017, http://digitalsc.lib.vt.edu/Ms1989-029/Ms1989-029_B07_F1c_Photo_1966_0723_02.