From Flickr: “Antares on the Fra Mauro Highlands” by NASA on The Commons

A front view of the Apollo 14 Lunar Module "Antares", which reflects a circular flare caused by the brilliant sun. The unusual ball of light was said by the astronauts to have a jewel-like appearance. At extreme left, the lower slope of Cone Crater can be seen.

Image # : AS14-66-9306
Date: February 5, 1971

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