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National Moon Day: One Small Step for Man, One Giant Leap for Mankind

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 20 July 2022
National Moon Day: One Small Step for Man, One Giant Leap for Mankind
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Every year, July 20 brings us back to the moment when a man took his first step on the moon; when Neil Armstrong descended on the cratered surface of the moon, and every nation on earth seemed to breathe a sigh of relief. For this great achievement, which the Americans began in 1969, the world celebrates the giant human leap on the surface of the moon annually, the National Moon Day

History of National Moon Day

This day is associated with the American astronaut, Neil Armstrong, but he was not alone on that day! He was accompanied by 2 other astronauts, including the American astronaut Edwin ‘Buzz’ Aldrin, to achieve the goal that John F. Kennedy had advocated in the early sixties, which was that America should be able by the end of the sixties to send someone to land on the moon and return him safely.

National Moon Day: One Small Step for Man, One Giant Leap for Mankind

On the promised day, July 20, 1969, the team landed on the moon as Armstrong climbed onto the surface of the moon, and spoke his famous words: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."

How to Celebrate National Moon Day?

Although years have passed since the first step on the surface of the moon, this event continues to inspire us to learn more about what astronauts present to the world always and forever. Be a part of this day and watch a series of documentaries, read books about the Apollo 11 mission, or stay up at night and enjoy watching the moon.

FAQ About National Moon Day

What Is National Moon Day?

It is a day commemorating the landing of astronaut Neil Armstrong on the moon and falls on July 20 each year.

Why Do We Celebrate National Moon Day?

Celebrating the great achievement of astronaut leader Neil Armstrong when he took his first step on the moon on July 20, 1969.

Is the Flag Still on the Moon?

The flag that Neil Armstrong installed on the Moon was not designed to handle the harsh conditions of space, so it has disintegrated somewhat.

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