Apollo 11 Laser Ranging Retroreflector

     

Apollo 11 Laser Ranging Retroreflector

The Laser Ranging Retroreflector is a device that reflects light. Instruments placed on the lunar surface were used in experiments to reflect laser light back to Earth.

Image Number: 2009-4788
Credit: Image by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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