S Somanath, chairman of the Indian Space Research Organization, said India is eyeing the Earth's planetary neighbors, Venus and Mars, for further exploration and also has other projects in the works.
The Indian Space Research Organisation attempted to establish communication with the Vikram lander and Pragyan rover but received no signal.
The mission is called the "moon sniper" because it aims at landing within 100 meters (roughly 330 feet) of its target on the lunar surface. If successful, this could be a game-changer because it is far less than the conventional range of several kilometers.
Countries like China, India, Russia and the U.S. are strong contenders in the space race for extraterrestrial resources.
Successful Landing Of India's Moon Mission Could Inspire Nations With Light Budget To Join Space Exploration
A successful soft landing on the lunar south pole would put India in the elite space club of nations that have managed to achieve a soft landing on the moon. The U.S., China, and the former Soviet Union are currently the only members of that club.
"There is no danger that they interfere with each other or collide. There is enough space for everyone on the moon," the Russian space agency said.
"This is the third time in succession that ISRO has successfully inserted its spacecraft into the lunar orbit, apart from doing so into the Martian orbit," the space agency noted in a statement.
CoinGecko's CTO and COO commented that while the platform hasn't said anything yet about its plans, Community Points might be "something to monitor in the coming months."
The twin-rocket plan includes sending a pair of launch vehicles — one with a moon surface lander and another carrying the astronauts — into lunar orbit, said Zhang Hailian, deputy chief engineer with the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).
The Da Vinci glow before and April and May New Moons are said to be the best for 2023.
South Korea recently became the seventh country to explore the Moon.
The HAKUTO-R mission is well on its way to make a landing on the Moon.
Commander Moonikin Campos, Zohar and Helga had a bit of a fun exchange on Twitter.
The photos show the Moon's many deep craters and meteor and asteroid impact marks.
"We are going back to the moon. We're working towards a sustainable program, and this is the vehicle that will carry the people that will land us back on the moon again," NASA official said.
The partial solar eclipse was visible from Europe and parts of Africa and Asia.
The Lucy spacecraft took incredible pictures on its recent close pass to the Earth.
The much-awaited Perseids meteor shower is set to peak this month.
The astronauts had to quarantine after the moon mission.
The small satellite was headed toward the Moon.
Wang Wenbin, director of China's Foreign Ministry Information Department, commented on the matter Monday.
It's possibly a piece of the Chinese rocket that launched the Chang'e 5-T1 in 2014.
Toyota is partnering with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) to create a vehicle that can traverse the depths of the moon
The man approached the International Lunar Lands Registry in New York to purchase the land.
It can only be observed using large telescopes for two week every April.
People can also participate in NASA's moon-related Bingo challenge.