Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) releases the first set of pictures of earth captured by Chandrayaan 2, India’s second moon mission launched on July 22.
It was initially scheduled to be launched on 15 July but was called off go due to a technical snag in the launch vehicle system.
The pictures are captured by LI4 camera on 3rd of August from 17:28 to 17:37. The current location of the satellite is at the altitude of 5000 to 2450 km.
“Earth as viewed by #Chandrayaan2 LI4 Camera on August 3, 2019 17:34 UT,” the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) tweeted along with the pictures.