NASA By Releasing The "Most Detailed Map Of The Moon" Ever
China has released the "most detailed" geologic map of the lunar to date
which may be anticipated to aid scientific research, exploration, and landing point selection
According to Chinese state media, the new map, which includes details of previously uncharted
The high resolution topographic map was created by Chinese scientists from various
'Chang'e project' as well as other data and research observations from international organisations.
The map displays 12,341 impact craters, 81 impact basins, 17 rock types, and 14 structure
The Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Geochemistry oversaw the map project.