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Chang'E 2 15-kilometer flight over the Moon

Filed under podcasts and videos, the Moon, Chang'E program, animation

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On October 29, 2010, from an orbit altitude of only 15 kilometers, Chang'E 2 watches the surface of the Moon's Sinus Iridum pass swiftly by.

Credit: CNSA /

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Original image data dated on or about October 29, 2010.


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