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NASA orbiter captures images of Chandrayaan 2 Lander Vikram’s attempted landing site

  • As the deadline to re-establish communication with Chandrayaan 2’s Vikram lander nears, NASA’s moon orbiter has captured images of the lunar region where the Indian mission made an attempt to soft-land.
  • NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft has snapped a series of images during its flyby on September 17 of Vikram’s attempted landing site near the moon’s uncharted south pole.