Archimedes Crater

Archimedes Crater

Courtesy of NASA

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The Apollo 15 metric camera took this view of Archimedes Crater. The crater floor is filled with smooth mare material, and the ejecta blanket is below it. To the right is Autolycus. North is at 11:30. Part of the Apollo 15 spacecraft is in the frame at right.