48 Year Anniversary of the Lunar Landing
It has been 48 years since that famous small step and giant leap.
Apollo 11 landed on the moon’s surface at 4:18 p.m. on July 20, 1969.
More than 200,000 miles away, half a billion people were watching on television.
Neil Armstrong placed the first human foot on the moon while uttering those famous words, "One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."