On this day in 1967 - April 20th - NASA's Surveyor 3 unmanned probe landed on the Moon.

In November 1969, Apollo 12 astronauts Charles Conrad and Alan Bean would land near the probe and remove some parts to return them to Earth.

Last edited by Mona - Astronomy; 04/19/20 10:26 AM. Reason: corrected date

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