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Chang'e-4 farside landing mission
Phil Stooke
post Jun 13 2019, 08:14 PM
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Woohoo! (to coin a phrase). Check this out:

https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/planetdat...19/pdf/7030.pdf

An abstract for the Planetary Data meeting with a map of Yutu 2's path and other information.

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post Jun 13 2019, 10:59 PM
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Meeting abstracts are here:

https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/planetdat...ram.htm#sess101

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post Jun 14 2019, 05:35 PM
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This is the map from the abstract (hopefully considered 'fair use' for educational purposes). It is an excellent illustration of how the rover is driven, not with a 'joystick' controller and live (slow-frame) TV like the Lunokhods, but by mapping a safe route from end-of-drive images like the various Mars rovers. Sites are labelled, so I will be updating the route map soon.

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