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24/11/1969 Apollo 12 splashdown

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The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12

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APOLLO 12 SPLASHDOWN - SOUND - COLOUR

Second American mission to the Moon ended. Command module of the Apollo 12 spacecraft splashed into the Pacific Ocean 800 kilometers east of African Samoa. There was a minor accident during splashdown. A 16 mm camera dislodged from storage and struck Lunar Module Pilot Alan Bean in the head. He was briefly unconscious.