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Sun Angles

Compiled by Brian W. Lawrence.
Last revised 11 October 2005


In the following table, for each mission we list the landing time and sun angle; and, then, for each EVA, the start time and sun elevation and the ending time and sun elevation


Apollo 11

Apollo 12

Apollo 14

Apollo 15

Apollo 16


Note: The Apollo 16 landing was delayed by a bit less than 6 hours. The following are the data for the planned EVAs.


Apollo 16 (as planned)

Apollo 17


EVAs Sorted by Sun Angle at EVA Start


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