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As the crew completes their first orbit of Earth after launch, they talk about the beauty of the planet below.
The crew debates the color of the moon before, and after, they fire Columbia’s engines to enter lunar orbit.
After entering lunar orbit, the crew is amazed at the lunar terrain as they fly 60 miles above the back side of the moon and await Earthrise and to resume communications with Mission Control.
They prepare to depart for the lunar surface in the lunar module Eagle, he, in the command module Columbia, bids them farewell … and tells them to take it easy.
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin liftoff from the Moon to rejoin Mike Collins in lunar orbit.