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Chang'e 3 lander panorama

Filed under pretty pictures, pics of spacecraft in space, amateur image processing, the Moon, Chang'E program

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Chang'e 3 lander panorama Part of a full 360-degree panorama taken by the Chang'e 3 lander on December 17, 2013, three days after landing. To the left is a crater nearly 20 meters in diameter whose rim features large blocks of bright rock.

Chinese Academy of Sciences / China National Space Administration / The Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about December 17, 2013.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla


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