From July 16 to 20, 2019, there will be a special program on the occasion 50th anniversary of the moon landing at Astronomical Centre Rijeka.
Before the regular program, the audience will see fantastic images of Mission Apollo 11 that changed the history of Space exploration.
The Apollo 11 spacecraft was launched from Cape Kennedy at 13:32:00 UT on July 16, 1969.
Mission Apollo is the most famous Apollo project for its task: to land safely on the Moon surface, take off and return the crew safely back to Earth.
Spacecraft entered the Moon orbit 76 hours after the Launch, and the modul landed at Mare Tranquillitatis (Sea of Tranquility) on July 20, 1969.
More about the event can be found at https://www.moonlanding50.org/resources.
(Published: July 16, 2019)