Isro shares Earth's images clicked by Chandrayaan-2

Isro shares Earths images clicked by Chandrayaan-2

New Delhi - Fourth orbit raising activity for India's moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 was performed successfully at 3.27pm.



By IANS

Published: Sun 4 Aug 2019, 11:46 PM

Last updated: Mon 5 Aug 2019, 1:49 AM

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Sunday took to micro-blogging platform Twitter and shared the first pictures of Earth captured by the LI4 camera installed in Chandrayaan-2.
In a series of tweets along with the images of Earth from space, Isro said, "#Isro First set of beautiful images of the Earth captured by #Chandrayaan2 #VikramLander. Earth as viewed by #Chandrayaan2 LI4 Camera on August 3, 2019 17:28 UT."
Isro subsequently tweeted more images of the Earth clicked at 17:29, 17:32, 17:34 and 17:37 UT.
Earlier on Friday, the fourth orbit raising activity for India's moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 was performed successfully at 3.27pm, the Isro said.
All spacecraft parameters are normal, it said.


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