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China's Chang'e-4 probe soft-lands on moon's far side

Baku, January 3, AZERTAC

China's Chang'e-4 probe touched down on the far side of the moon, becoming the first spacecraft soft-landing on the moon's uncharted side never visible from Earth, according to Xinhua.

The probe, comprising a lander and a rover, landed at the preselected landing area on the far side of the moon at 10:26 a.m. Beijing Time, the China National Space Administration announced.

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