A View from the Far Side

The Chinese Chang’e-4 spacecraft made the first successful landing on the Moon’s far side on 3 January. This image from the landing site inside Von Karman crater was taken by a camera on the lander. It shows the desk-sized, six-wheeled Yutu 2 (Jade Rabbit 2) rover as it was moving off the lander.

Image Credit: CNSA

2 thoughts on “A View from the Far Side

  1. Great! Now you will be able to get fried rice on the far side of the moon later this year! That will be out of this world!!!

  2. I notice there are no stars visible in this photograph, therefore, it was faked.

    You’re welcome. (snicker)

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