To Become” First Ever Space Probe To Land On Dark And Far Side Of The Moon,” TheChange-4 Probe Entered A Planned Orbit On Sunday Said By Xinhua NewsAgency. They Didn’t Mention When Will Landing Occur. However, The Dark Side Of The Moon Is Not Visible From Earth. Because The Moon Is Tidally Locked ToEarth, Rotating At Same Rate That It Orbits Our Planet. Till Now None HasLanded On The Far Side Of The Moon But Seen By Previous Space Craft.
Chang’e-4 Space Probe Is Launched By China Earlier this month, Carried By A Long March-3B Rocket. To Explore The Surface Of The Moon, It Has A Lander And A Rover. On Dec 12 The Change’s -4 Entered Lunar Orbit First At 08.55 Beijing time Which Is At Just 1.5 Kilometres Away From The Surface Of Moon
Surveying The Moon’s Terrain, Astronomical Observation, Landform, And Mineral Composition, Measuring The Neutron Radiation And NeutralAtoms To Study The Environment On Dark Side Of The Moon Are The Tasks of changes -4 Probe.
China Aims To Become Major Space Power By 2030 And To BeatRussia And the United States In This Craft, Next Year China Planning To Launch Its Own Space Station. During The Crisis, China was accused By United States Defense Department For Aiming To Prevent The OtherNations From Using Space-Based Assets.
Xinhua News Agency Reported, The Space Control Centre WillSet an Appropriate Time To Land The Space Probe On Dark Side Of The Moon.