Check out Japan’s Kaguya Earth and Moon Footage

Japan launched its own probe to Earth’s moon in the form of the Kaguya lunar orbiter to study the origin and evolution of the moon. Now several years later Japan has release some neat footage from the probe including some earthrise/sets.

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Earth from 11,000 KM

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North Pole Day to Night

Database of Kaguya Footage. Click on the MOVIE_X8 links to see videos recorded.

 

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