NASA lunar camera on South Korean probe peeks where the sun doesn’t shine

NASA lunar camera on South Korean probe peeks where the sun doesn’t shine

NASA lunar camera on South Korean probe peeks where the sun doesn’t shine

South Korea’s first lunar mission has provided a stunning first image from a camera designed to scan permanently shadowed areas near the lunar poles.

The NASA-funded ShadowCam is designed to reveal regions where the sun never shines on the moon to aid future exploration efforts and has now demonstrated an unprecedented glimpse of Shackleton Crater at the moon’s south pole. .

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