One of the first images of the Earth, clicked by LI4 Camera of Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram lander, as viewed from space

New Delhi: The Indian ndian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Chandrayaan-2 has sent first pictures of Earth as viewed from space.

In a series of tweets, ISRO shared the stunning images clicked by LI4 Camera of Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram lander on Saturday.

Developed by ISRO, Chandrayaan 2 — India’s second lunar exploration mission after Chandrayaan 1 — was launched from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre on July 22. It recently completed its fourth orbit-raising manouevre. The last Earthbound maneuver is planned on August 6.

The pictures shared by ISRO show the Earth in different hues.

“Earth as viewed by #Chandrayaan2 LI4 Camera on August 3, 2019 17:34 UT,” ISRO tweeted along with the images.

Check out the beautiful images:

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