It Really Looks Like One Flew Over The Silver Globe
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It really looks like one flew over the Silver Globe

What you will see in a moment, computer-generated graphics is not whether some special effect of Hollywood, is the actual shots of the Silver Globe made by a camera installed on the Japanese Kaguya probe.

The name of the probe is named after the Lunar Princess of one of Japanese fairy tales. Between 2007 and 2009, a device consisting of a main orbiter and two sub-satellites,  next to the still fascinating Earth object mission SELENE.

The Japanese Space Agency (JAXA) has just released a few recordings in HD with this probe. Interestingly, they were among the first in this quality movies of the Moon, made by equipment located in space.

If you want to watch more beautiful recordings of natural satellites of the planet, is here (may be slow).

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