SMART-1 News


Mission Press Releases

  • SMART-1 Mapped Crash Scene of Upcoming LCROSS Impact
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Saturday, September 26, 2009
    Posted on: 9/26/2009 11:39:22 AM PDT

  • New lunar south polar maps from SMART-1
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Tuesday, March 11, 2008
    Posted on: 3/11/2008 12:11:16 PM PDT

  • The lunar north pole - SMART-1 mosaic
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Wednesday, December 5, 2007
    Posted on: 12/5/2007 6:29:42 AM PDT

  • SMART-1's bridge to the future exploration of the Moon
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Friday, March 9, 2007
    Posted on: 3/9/2007 8:42:04 PM PDT

  • Total Lunar Eclipse March 2007
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Saturday, March 3, 2007
    Posted on: 3/3/2007 9:07:41 AM PDT

  • How SMART-1 has made European space exploration smarter
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, January 31, 2007
    Posted on: 1/31/2007 3:28:54 PM PDT

  • SMART-1 impact simulated in a laboratory sand-box
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Monday, September 11, 2006
    Posted on: 9/11/2006 5:43:44 PM PDT

  • SMART-1 swan song: valuable data until final moments
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Monday, September 4, 2006
    Posted on: 9/4/2006 5:52:01 PM PDT

  • SMART-1 impact update
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 9:06:39 AM PDT

  • Impact landing ends SMART-1 mission to the Moon
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 9:00:18 AM PDT

  • Intense final hours for SMART-1
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 8:53:24 AM PDT

  • Amateur observers prepare to watch SMART-1 impact
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Sunday, September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 8:52:15 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 'star tracker' peeks at the approaching lunar surface
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Tuesday, August 29, 2006
    Posted on: 8/29/2006 5:52:09 PM PDT

  • Smart-1: Smackdown in the Lake of Excellence
    Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council - Thursday, August 24, 2006
    Posted on: 8/24/2006 11:30:48 AM PDT

  • European and worldwide radio telescopes listen to SMART-1
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Monday, July 24, 2006
    Posted on: 7/24/2006 10:17:14 PM PDT

  • SMART-1's view of Crater Hopmann: on the shoulder of a giant
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Tuesday, May 16, 2006
    Posted on: 5/16/2006 9:29:47 PM PDT

  • SMART-1's view of Mayer and Bond craters reshaped by lava and debris
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Thursday, March 9, 2006
    Posted on: 3/9/2006 4:47:22 PM PDT

  • ESA's SMART-1 reaches the Moon in August
    Swedish Space Corporation - Tuesday, March 7, 2006
    Posted on: 3/7/2006 12:16:57 PM PDT

  • Crater Lichtenberg and young lunar basalts tracked by SMART-1
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - Saturday, March 4, 2006
    Posted on: 3/4/2006 9:37:15 AM PDT

  • Illustrating the SMART-1 'push-broom' imaging mode SMART-1 uses new imaging technique in lunar orbit
    - Thursday, December 22, 2005
    Posted on: 12/22/2005 2:25:58 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • SMART-1 Impact Site on the Moon
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - September 3, 2012
    Posted on: 9/3/2012 6:45:48 PM PDT

  • SMART-1 Maps Kaguya Lunar Impact Location
    European Space Agency - June 10, 2009
    Posted on: 6/10/2009 10:49:16 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 diagnoses wrinkles and excess weight on the Moon
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 22, 2007
    Posted on: 8/22/2007 1:03:26 PM PDT

  • Oresme: Signs from the Lunar Heavy Bombardment
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - May 29, 2007
    Posted on: 5/29/2007 10:31:16 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 views the edge of Luna Incognita: Mars on the Moon?
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - March 3, 2007
    Posted on: 3/3/2007 8:50:02 AM PDT

  • Shackleton crater: SMART-1's search for light, shadow and ice at lunar
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - October 20, 2006
    Posted on: 10/20/2006 4:47:30 PM PDT

  • ESA SMart-1 Image: Close-up on highlands near crater Pentland
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - October 5, 2006
    Posted on: 10/5/2006 8:45:09 PM PDT

  • Observation of the Impact of Smart-1 (Animated Impact Images)
    Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope - September 6, 2006
    Posted on: 9/6/2006 7:02:51 PM PDT

  • SMART-1 impacts Moon
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 9:04:04 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 star tracker views the Moon in earthshine
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 8:57:05 AM PDT

  • Smart-1 - End-of-Mission Summary / ESA TV News / 03-09-2006
    ESA Broadcast Centre - September 3, 2006
    Posted on: 9/3/2006 8:50:09 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 maps its own impact site
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - September 1, 2006
    Posted on: 9/1/2006 6:50:50 PM PDT

  • Smart-1 - Europe Discovers the Moon / ESA TV Exchanges / 25-08-2006
    ESA Broadcast Centre - August 24, 2006
    Posted on: 8/24/2006 11:58:47 AM PDT

  • ESA SMART-1 Image: Close-up on Cuvier crater ridge
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 22, 2006
    Posted on: 8/22/2006 8:57:26 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 on the trail of the Moon’s beginnings
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 22, 2006
    Posted on: 8/22/2006 8:46:51 AM PDT

  • SMART-1 impact: last call for ground based observations
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 17, 2006
    Posted on: 8/17/2006 9:03:57 AM PDT

  • ESA SMART-1 Image: Eroded structures in Jacobi crater: a window on the past
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 14, 2006
    Posted on: 8/14/2006 7:07:48 PM PDT

  • ESA SMART-1 Image: An oblique look on the north lunar far west
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 9, 2006
    Posted on: 8/9/2006 10:28:55 AM PDT

  • ESA's SMART-1 towards final impact
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - August 6, 2006
    Posted on: 8/6/2006 8:47:33 PM PDT

  • Mare Serenitatis as seen by SMART-1
    ESA SMART-1 Mission - July 31, 2006
    Posted on: 7/31/2006 4:46:02 PM PDT