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Chang'e 3 launches toward the Moon

Chang'e 3 launches toward the Moon

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Chang'e 3 launches toward the Moon
At 1:30 a.m. on December 2 local time at the Xichuan launch site in China, a Long March 3B rocket lifted off with Chang'e 2 for the Moon.

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Original image data dated on or about December 1, 2013

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