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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Mare Marginis on the Moon from Chang'e 5 T1

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Mare Marginis on the Moon from Chang'e 5 T1 The Chang'e 5 test vehicle launched on October 23, 2014, looping around the far side of the Moon before returning to Earth in a test of sample return technology. It took this photo of Mare Mariginis on October 28 after rounding the farside.


Original image data dated on or about October 28, 2014.


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