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[In Photos] China's First Mars Mission Sends Back a Selfie
Yicai Global
DATE:  Jun 11 2021
/ SOURCE:  Yicai
[In Photos] China's First Mars Mission Sends Back a Selfie [In Photos] China's First Mars Mission Sends Back a Selfie

(Yicai Global) June 11 -- China's national space agency has unveiled more photos from its first Mars exploration mission, including a bot selfie.

The Zhurong rover, which touched down on Mars in May, sent back images of the landing site, the planet's landscape, and a selfie of the rover and the landing platform today, the China National Space Administration said in a statement on its website.

The rover took a panorama of the landing site.

The image shows the landing platform.

A separate camera captured a moment of the rover and the landing platform standing on the surface of the Red Planet.

Editor: Emmi Laine, Xiao Yi

 

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Keywords:   Tianwen No.1 Detector,Mars,Zhurong