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Chang'e 3 landing site geography

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Chang'e 3 landing site geography Named features visible during the descent of the Chang'e 3 lander, in a map produced by Phil Stooke for his Atlas of Lunar Exploration. Most of the names are from a Chang'e 3 mission overview paper by Chunlai Li and coauthors. (Li, C. et al, 2015. The Chang’e 3 Mission Overview. Space Science Reviews, v. 190, pp. 85-101.)

Chinese Academy of Sciences / Phil Stooke

Original image data dated on or about January 1, 2016.

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