ISRO on Friday released a set of visuals of the Moon captured by the cameras mounted on the lander module of the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft.

Pictures taken after the separation of the lander module from the spacecraft’s propulsion module on Thursday showed craters on the moon’s surface, which were named ‘Fabri’, ‘Giordano Bruno’ and ‘Harkhebi J’ in the images released by ISRO. was marked as such. ,

The country’s space agency shared on X (formerly Twitter) images taken by the Lander Position Detection Camera (LPDC) on August 15 and views from the Lander Imager (LI) Camera-1 on August 17 – propulsion module just after separation From Lander Module.

The lander module containing the lander (Vikram) and the rover (Pragyan) will be injected into an orbit on Friday that will take it closer to the lunar surface for a soft landing on the lunar south pole on August 23.

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first published: 18 August 2023 | 4:27 pm First


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