On Monday, November 26, the automatic interplanetary of the Spanish space agency NASA-InSight landed on Mars.
This is a company press service. The successful operation signal began at 14:54 at the East Coast of the United States (21:54 Kiev time).
"Missions controller received InSight landing gear signal in Marsen. The next few hours, engineers will study the state of the ship's ship," said the report.
The space probe was launched in California in May and lasted 548 million kilometers in six months.
On the surface of the planet, the "town" station at 8 kilometers per hour. Before reaching the distance of 125 kilometers, the device flew at more than 20,000 kilometers per hour, braking began.
InSight has tools for measuring temperature below the surface of the planet and analyzes its seismic activity. The research must last 24 months, that is, in Martian Year.
Note that NASA has been the fourth most successful plant in the last 20 years.
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