Magnificent desolation. Buzz Aldrin Read the full transcript from the moon landing at NASA.gov Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic The moon The moon landing Speaker Buzz Aldrin Source Moon landing Language English Time 1969 1960s 20th century Occupation Astronaut From United States Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Aldrin, Edward Eugene, Jr. "Buzz." Spoken on the moon, NASA, 20 July 1969. Citation text copied to clipboard.