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The 15th scientific dataset of Chang'e 4 is released

04 June 2021

On 4 June 2021, the Ground Research and Application System of Chinese Lunar Exploration Project released the 15th scientific dataset of Chang'e 4. The Chang'e 4 achieved humanity's first soft landing and in-site detection on the far side of the Moon, on 3 January 2019. Until the end of May 2021, the Lander and Rover (Yutu-2) have finished the 30th lunar day scientific exploration, and the Rover has traveled 708 meters.

The Ground Research and Application System of the Chinese Lunar Exploration Project released scientific data acquired by the 4 scientific payloads onboard Chang'e-4 lander, rover(Yutu-2) during the 19th lunar day (All the 4 payloads did not acquire scientific data during the 18th lunar day). A total of 250 data files, with a total data volume of 2.48 GB are released. For more information about the scientific data, please see product description.

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The Ground Research and Application System is one of five major systems of Chinese Lunar Exploration Project, it responsible for the lunar exploration data receiving, processing, managing and releasing. The GRAS Moon and Planetary data center provide data services and technical support.

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