Moon landing: How far away is the Moon? How many miles did Apollo 11 travel in 1969?

Express.co.uk | 7/18/2019 | Sebastian Kettley
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When Apollo 11 flew to the Moon and back, it took eight days, three hours, 18 minutes and 35 seconds to complete the mission.

During this time, Apollo 11 spent 75 hours and 56 minutes entering a stable orbit around the Moon.

Mission - Miles - Spaceflight - Travel

The mission was designed to cover 240,000 miles (286,242km) of spaceflight travel.

NASA said: “The goal of Apollo 11 was, as John F Kennedy had pronounced less than a decade earlier, to land astronauts on...
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