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Number of Lunar Landings

How many lunar landings have there been?

29.

The Lunar Exploration Timeline, presented on the NASA website, lists 29 moon landings and a total of 69 lunar missions. Among the moon landings, 6 were manned and the remaining 23 were unmanned; all manned moon landings were US missions ‘“ Apollos 11, 12, 14, 15, 16 and 17. The first moon landing was achieved by the Luna 2 mission in 1959; Luna 2 was unmanned and was developed by the Soviet Union. The latest moon landing took place in October 2009, with NASA’â„¢s LCROSS.

This fact is verified on : June 12, 2010.





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