Apollo 17 marked the end of the legendary Apollo Space Program missions. While scientific objectives included geological surveys of the Taurus-Littrow region, the public’s primary association with this mission is the remarkable photograph of earth taken during the flight. Known as The Blue Marble, this translunar photo captures Planet Earth with stunning clarity. In celebration of Apollo 17’s 50th Anniversary, 2022 1 oz Proof Colorized Fiji Silver Blue Marble Domed Shaped Coins are available to you online at JM Bullion.
- Arrives with a display box and Certificate of Authenticity!
- All new domed coin for Apollo 17 50th Anniversary!
- Limited mintage of just 1,000 silver coins!
- Contains One Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- Bears a face value of 1 Dollar backed by the Fiji Government.
- The obverse field depicts the national coat of arms of Fiji.
- On the reverse side of the coin The Blue Marble photograph.
- Proof domed specimen.
While most of us will probably never get the chance to see the earth from outer space, luckily there are many incredible photographs capturing this incredible sight for all to appreciate. Among the pictures taken, the translunar image known as The Blue Marble might carry the most significance. This fully colorized depiction captures our planet from the Mediterranean Sea to the South Polar ice cap. Stunning details on the image include dense cloud cover, the African continent, and the Arabian Peninsula. It’s a perfect image and makes us truly appreciate this planet we call home.
Each 2022 1 oz Fiji Silver Blue Marble Coin is delivered to you inside a stunning illustrated presentation box. Inside the box, you’ll find the coin, as well as a Certificate of Authenticity. This 1 oz silver specimen is true work of art, complete with a domed shape, colorized elements, and a proof finish.
The obverse of 2022 1 oz Proof Fiji Silver Blue Marble Domed Shaped Coins features the Fiji national coat of arms. This includes the country’s motto Rerevaka na Kalou ka doka na Tui, meaning Fear God and honor the Queen. Around the edges are the coin’s country of origin, year, purity, and denomination.
The reverse side of 2022 1 oz Colorized Fiji Silver Blue Marble Domed Shaped Coin depicts The Blue Marble. This stunning replication of the famous photograph taken during the Apollo 17 space mission is one of the most popular images in history. These coins are a great way to both celebrate planet earth and appreciate the beauty of this iconic photo.
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