First Footprint on the Moon Photograph Print, historic Apollo 11 Lunar Mission. One of the biggest events in the earth and humankind’s history is the landing of humans on the moon. This is the photograph of the first footprint when United States Astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped from the Lunar Module ladder to the moon’s surface. This first footprint on the Moon will be there for a million years. There is no wind to blow them away.
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong put his left foot on the rocky surface of the Moon. It was the first human footprint on the Moon. The two astronauts walked on the Moon. They collected samples of rocks and dirt to bring back to Earth for further study. The astronauts had much work to do, there was an actual schedule of tasks of scientific study for them to complete before blasting off the surface of the moon. When the pushed the launch button the Eagle, they had only one chance for success. Fortunately, the engine fired and the module lifted off the lunar surface. Then, the Eagle went back to meet astronaut Collins. He was in the Command Module working.
Apollo 11 splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on July 24, 1969. The astronauts were safe at home.