Chinese Academy of Sciences / China National Space Administration / The Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration
Yutu self-portrait in shadow
Yutu took this photo of its own shadow on January 12, 2014. A halo appears around the right side of the rover's head because in that area, with the Sun precisely behind the right-eye camera, there are no visible shadows.
Original image data dated on or about January 12, 2014