Date: 11 months ago   Category: Space

The Japanese probe has removed Ryugu's asteroid close


The Hayabusa-2 spaceship has for the first time removed Ryugu's asteroid so close and has transferred pictures to Earth. The probe Hayabusa-2 launched in Japan could come nearer on distance 851 meters from a space object. During this time the device measured weak gravitational traction effort and has made a surface photo. Gizmodo reports about it. The device used the wide-angle optical navigation camera and has received accurate photos of a surface of an asteroid. Earlier Ryugu's asteroid has been photographed only from distance about 40 kilometers.
the Japanese astronomers are going to put Hayabusa-2 on a surface of an asteroid and to collect samples. Return of the probe to Earth is planned at the end of 2020. The day before the TESS telescope has accidentally removed flight of a comet of News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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