SMART-1 impacts Moon

Status Report From: ESA SMART-1 Mission
Posted: Sunday, September 3, 2006

At 07:42:22 CEST (05:42:22 UT) today, the SMART-1 spacecraft impacted the Moon's surface as planned, ending ESA's first solar-powered mission to another celestial body and Europe's first mission to the Moon. ESA estimates that impact occurred at 46.2 West, 34.4 South.

More information will be published on the ESA portal as it becomes available.


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