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Chandrayaan – 3

Chandrayaan-3 will share the names associated with the 2019 Chandrayaan-2 lunar adventure. Chandrayaan-3 is a planned 3rd lunar..

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Chandrayaan – 3 will share the names associated with the 2019 Chandrayaan – 2 lunar adventure.

About Chandrayaan – 3 Mission

  • Chandrayaan – 3 is a planned 3rd lunar exploration mission by IRSO.
  • ISRO plans to launch it in mid-July aboard the LVM3 (formerly GSLV Mk-III) rocket from Sriharikota.


  • Safe landing through the lander Vikram,
  • Roving through the rover Pragyan on the lunar surface.


  • Spectro-polarimetry of Habitable Planet Earth (SHAPE)
  • Radio Anatomy of Moon Bound Hypersensitive ionosphere and Atmosphere (RAMBHA)
  • Chandra’s Surface Thermophysical Experiment (ChaSTE)
  • Instrument for Lunar Seismic Activity (ILSA)
  • Langmuir Probe (LP) to estimate the plasma density & its variations.
  • Alpha Particle X-ray Spectrometer (APXS)
  • Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscope


  • A propulsion module will carry the lander-rover configuration to a 100-km lunar orbit.
  • Once the ‘Vikram’ lander module makes it safely to the moon, it will deploy ‘Pragyan’.
  • Pragyan will carry out in-situ chemical analysis of the lunar surface during the course of its mobility.

Read also:- Lunar Eclipse

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