The Indian space agency on Sunday (August 04) released the first set of Earth images captured by Chandrayaan-2. (Image: ISRO)
Chandrayaan-2 gives a full view of Earth from thousands or even a million miles away. The ISRO said the trans-lunar insertion of Chandrayaan-2, which will send it to the moon, is scheduled on August 14. (Image: ISRO)
A Chandrayaan-2 camera has shared its first view of Earth from million miles away. The Chandrayaan-2 is scheduled to reach the moon by August 20 and the lander Vikram will land on the Earth's sole satellite on September 7. (Image: ISRO)
On July 22, the Chandrayaan-2 was injected into an elliptical orbit of 170x45,475 km by India's heavy-lift rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV Mk III) in a textbook style.