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High-resolution lunar photo map presented

By Xin Dingding | China Daily | Updated: 2012-02-07 08:23

High-resolution lunar photo map presented

The full-moon map, with a resolution of 7 meters, is the highest resolution map yet of the entire moon. Provided to China Daily

BEIJING - China presented a high-resolution moon map on Monday from photos taken by its second lunar orbiter, Chang'e-2, which will be used to aid lunar studies and help select the best spot for lunar landing missions.

High-resolution lunar photo map presented

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