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"Earthrise", taken on December 24, 1968.

"Earthrise", taken on December 24, 1968.

“Earthrise” is the name given to NASA image AS8-14-2383, taken by astronaut William Anders during the historic Apollo 8 mission, the first manned voyage to orbit the Moon. The photograph was taken from lunar orbit on December 24, 1968 with a Hasselblad camera.

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