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NASA's Orion capsule circles the moon, capturing views that will make you dizzy

NASA’s Orion capsule circles the moon, capturing views that will make you dizzy

A view captured by a camera on one of Orion’s solar panel wings shows the Earth setting below the moon’s horizon. Part of the Orion capsule is in the left foreground. (NASA picture) NASA’s Orion capsule circled the moon today, marking a crucial milestone in a week-long Artemis 1 mission that is paving the way …

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NASA's Orion capsule circles the moon, capturing views that will make you dizzy

NASA’s Orion capsule circles the moon, capturing views that will make you dizzy

A view captured by a camera on one of Orion’s solar panel wings shows the Earth setting below the moon’s horizon. Part of the Orion capsule is in the left foreground. (NASA picture) NASA’s Orion capsule circled the moon today, marking a crucial milestone in a week-long Artemis 1 mission that is paving the way …

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A view of Earth as seen from the Artemis 1 Orion capsule more than 9 hours into flight on Nov. 16, 2022.

Artemis 1’s Orion capsule still on track for Monday’s moon flyby

NASA’s Artemis 1 Orion capsule is exceeding expectations in deep space and remains on track to fly close to the moon Monday, Nov. 21, agency officials said. The Artemis 1 mission launched Wednesday morning (November 16), sending an uncrewed Orion to the moon atop a massive Space Launch System (SLS) rocket. This is Orion’s first-ever …

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