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Chang'e-2 begins working

10-03-2010 10:20 BJT Special Report:Chang’e 2- Journey to the Moon |

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The solar-powered probe carried by China's second lunar probe Chang'e-2 has begun working. This marks the commencement of the lunar orbiter's scientific mission.

Scientists monitoring the journey of Chang'e-2 say data transmitted back indicate that the temperature, voltage and power readings are all within the normal range.

Chang'e-2 is carrying 7 pieces of such equipment. The equipment is responsible for surveying the environment between the earth and the moon.

 

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

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