‘APOLLO 15 - THE HADLEY BASE LUNAR LANDING SITE’, Sotheby's

Hadley, Lunar Topographic Orthophotomap. Lunar chart based on Apollo 15 photographs, published by the Defense Mapping Agency for NASA, 1975, 25½ by 27 inches.

From the Catalogue:
SIGNED and INSCRIBED: "DAVE SCOTT, CDR."

Details of geologically complex landing area of Apollo 15 are shown from a compilation of photographs taken from the flight. The areas included are Rima Hadley, Mons Hadley, and numerous craters. A large back pennant marks the exact landing spot. Red 100 meter interval contour lines denote the extreme elevation between low lands and the high mountain peaks. Detailed chart information is contained in the lower margin.

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