- Planets – a few facts
Apollo 17 – Landed 11 December 1972
The final Apollo mission, number 17, landed in the Taurus-Littrow Valley.
Find the oblong crater, Posidonius.
Travel south by south-east to find Le Monnier, Littrow and then Vitruvius crater.
Apollo 17 landed in the dark valley between Littrow and Vitruvius.
The two moonwalkers were Gene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt, with Ron Evans in lunar orbit.