Following a successful launch atop NASA’s Space Launch System rocket at 1:47 a.m. EST Wednesday, Nov. 16, Orion will travel approximately 40,000 miles beyond the Moon and back to Earth as the first Artemis mission. Artemis includes a series of increasingly complex missions that will enable human exploration at the Moon where the agency will prepare for future missions with crew to Mars.

Along the way, the spacecraft has already captured some stunning images.

Leaving Earth

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Glenn Sanders

Glenn Sanders

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WGA writer, director, creative leader & innovator who launches major Hollywood tentpole film & TV series. Former video store clerk.