Buzz Aldrin’s Selfie during the Gemini 12 Mission

Buzz Aldrin's Selfie during the Gemini 12 Mission

On November 12, 1966, during the Gemini 12 mission EVA 1 (Extravehicular activity), NASA astronaut Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin took his own self-portrait with his camera with our beautiful Earth is in the background. This historic photo is widely regarded as the “first space selfie”.

The full-resolution of this photo can be found at United States National Archives with the identity number of 5807070.

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