India's second lunar exploration mission

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Chandrayaan-2, meaning Lunar Craft or Moon Craft, is India's second lunar exploration mission after Chandrayaan-1. Developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the mission was launched from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre on 22 July 2019 at 2.43 PM IST to the Moon by a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III. It consists of a lunar orbiter, a lander, and a lunar rover named Pragyan, all of which were developed in India. The main scientific objective is to map the location and abundance of lunar water.

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Last day to participate in ISRO quiz to watch Chandrayaan-2 landing on moon along with PM Modi
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Next major event now on Sept 2 and landing on Sept 7
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Following this, a series of orbit maneuvers will be performed on Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft to enable it to enter its final orbit passing over the lunar poles at a..
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