Author Topic: LIVE: Chang'e-3 lunar probe and rover Lunar Landing December 14, 2013  (Read 471306 times)

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landing frame
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Less than 100m


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Landed.
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Chang'e 3 on the surface!

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TOUCHDOWN!!!
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Wooohoooo! GO CHINA!


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Landing seems to have succeded  :D

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Position of landing site
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Great landing. Awesome pictures. Congrats to the various teams. Well earned!
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Congratulations in mission control.
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