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21/07/1969 Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on the Moon

Armstrong left the lunar module first at 02:56:15 UTC. Aldrin joined him 20 minutes later. They spent about two and quarter hours outside the spacecraft, and collected 21.5 kg of lunar material to bring back to Earth. Third member of the Apollo 11 crew, Michael Collins, piloted the command module alone in the lunar orbit.