Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera

Recent News & Updates


What Armstrong Saw

July 19, 2019

LROC simulation of what Neil Armstrong Saw as he landed the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle.

Apollo 11 Footsteps

March 29, 2019
Relive the Apollo 11 surface traverse with th new addition to the LROC Featured Sites webpage....
Relive the Apollo 11 surface traverse with the new upgrade to the LROC Featured Sites [NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University].


April 4, 2014

Reminder, the spectacular LROC Northern Polar Mosaic (LNPM) is available through three interfaces.

Ranger and More!

November 7, 2013

Ranger and Apollo SIV-B impact crater images added to the LROC Featured Sites page!

New NAC Topography Released

August 6, 2013
New LROC Narrow Angle Camera topographic maps added to the online archive.

Apollo Command Module Ephemeris

April 1, 2013
Recovered Apollo 15, 16, 17 Command Module ephemeris is now posted on the Apollo Scan Project webpage.

Lunaserv - Try It Out!

March 21, 2013
If you have been using the LROC Quickmap interface and wondering if you can have similar capabilities on your desktop, you can! Use our new WMS compliant service made possible by Lunaserv wms software, developed by the LROC team.

Quickmap - Only Better

December 3, 2012
Try out the LROC browse interface called Quickmap. A few improvements have been made since its release, and more are coming. Start at reduced WAC resolution and end up on the surface at full NAC resolution!

Lunar Landscapes

October 18, 2012
Beginning 2 November 2012, you can visit the Moon through Lunar Landscapes, an exciting new exhibit featuring the most current images from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC), showing at monOrchid gallery in Phoenix.

Neil A. Armstrong, 1930-2012

August 26, 2012

Look at the Moon, think of Neil Armstrong, imagine all that we as Americans can accomplish.

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