Apollo 12 was the sixth manned flight in the Apollo program and the second to land
on the Moon. It was launched from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Mission commander Charles "Pete" Conrad and Lunar Module Pilot Alan L. Bean performed
just over one day and seven hours of lunar surface activity while Command Module
Pilot Richard F. Gordon remained in lunar orbit. The landing site for the mission was located in the southeastern portion of the Ocean of Storms.