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Most of us are familiar with the photograph entitled Earthrise. It was taken by Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders as his capsule rounded the far (dark) side of the Moon for the 4th time and came back into view of Earth. The photo as often presented, looks like this:



What has always bugged me is that the photo is, depending on who you ask, about 135deg off. This is due to the fact that Apollo 8 was orbiting the Moon's equator, meaning its poles would've been "top" and "bottom" of the picture.

It should look about like this to represent the scene as Anders would have actually seen it:

 

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If only theses where real I would post them in the dope shiz thread.


That is so cool and would be so wrong to actually do that to a GTO. Yay for computers! :D
 
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