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Taurus-Littrow Landing Site

Apollo 17 astronauts explored this area of the moon in December 1972. The North Massif is located at the top of the image, and the South Massif is located at the bottom on the left. The North Massif is more than 2 km high (1.2 mi). The terrain between the mountains is peppered with impact craters, the largest of which is about 1 km (0.6 mi) in diameter. A bright scarp, named the Lee-Lincoln scarp, winds around the left side of the North Massif and down through the cratered field.

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