China's Chang'e-4 probe wakes up, mission continues

CGTN Published: 2019-03-31 20:50:12
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The rover and the lander of the Chang'e-4 probe have been awakened after the third "sleep" on the far side of the Moon, said China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Saturday.

The far side of the Moon. [Photo: CNSA]

The far side of the Moon. [Photo: CNSA]

The lander awoke at 6:14 p.m. on Saturday, and the platform was in normal condition. Earlier, the rover Yutu-2 woke up at 8:28 p.m. on Friday.

The lander and the rover will carry out planned work during the fourth lunar daytime, continuing scientific exploration.

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