Apollo Landing Site Coordinates


Site coordinates are based on the IAU Mean Earth Polar Axis coordinate system, as described in Davies and Colvin, J. Geophys. Res., v. 105, pp. 20,227 - 20,280, 2000. The full locations used are given below:

  degrees N
latitude
degrees E
longitude
Apollo 11                
LRRR 0.67337 23.47293
Lunar Module 0.67408 23.47297
Apollo 12                
ALSEP -3.00942 -23.42458
Lunar Module -3.01239 -23.42157
Apollo 14                
LRRR -3.64421 -17.47880
ALSEP -3.64398 -17.47748
Lunar Module -3.64530 -17.47136
Apollo 15                
LRRR 26.13333 3.62837
ALSEP 26.13407 3.62981
Lunar Module 26.13222 3.63386
Apollo 16                
ALSEP -8.97537 15.49812
Lunar Module -8.97301 15.50019
Apollo 17                
ALSEP 20.19209 30.76492
Lunar Module 20.19080 30.77168
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Coordinates last updated 01 September 2000, DRW

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Last Updated: 11 December 2003, DRW