First Moon Landing Fast Facts

(CNN)Here's a look at the first moon landing on July 20, 1969. The moon landing was watched by an estimated 600 million people around the world.


Neil Armstrong (commander), Buzz Aldrin (lunar module pilot) and Michael Collins (command module pilot) were the crew.
The Apollo 11 spacecraft consisted of the command module, Columbia, and the lunar module, Eagle.
The crew traveled 240,000 miles from the Earth to the moon in 76 hours.