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Old 08-08-2012, 04:13 PM
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I don't think so. The Apollo Command Module was apparently heavily shielded.

In terms of hazard to crewmen in the heavy, well-shielded command module,
even the largest solar-particle event on record (November 12, 1960) would not have
caused any impairment of crewmember functions or ability of the crewmen to complete
their mission safely. It is estimated that within the command module during this event
the crewmen would have received a dose of 60 to 100 rads to their skin and 10 to 30 rads
to their blood-forming organs (bone and spleen)

Routine chest x-ray, per image: About 3-7 rads


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