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50 Anniversary of the Moon Landing
50 лет со дня высадки на Луну
Presented by
Italian Mint
Nominal value
5 euro
Weight
18
Diameter
32
Metal
Silver 925°
Mintage
6000
Production quality
Proof
Designer
Claudia Momoni
Producer
Italian Mint
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: colour composition of the Earth and the Moon; in the background, the network of space-time.

Reverse: in the foreground, a representation of the footprint left by astronaut Armstrong in lunar soil after the landing, with the Earth in colour rising on the horizon.
A brief annotation
On 20 July 1969, the Eagle module from Apollo 11 landed at Tranquility Base. Neil Armstrong made history by becoming the first person to walk on the Moon, and he uttered the historic phrase, engraved on the coin: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
New issue
№ 2 (59) 2022
№ 2 (59) 2022
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