Daily Archives: April 22, 2011

Moon Mineralogy Mapper (M3)

Moon Mineralogy Mapper (M3) EDUCATION AND PUBLIC OUTREACH Overview Moon Mineralogy Mapper (M3) is one of eleven instruments onboard India’s Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft . M3 is a state-of-the-art imaging spectrometer that will provide the first map of the entire lunar surface … Continue reading

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Moon Mineralogy Mapper

Moon Mineralogy Mapper The Moon Mineralogy Mapper (M3) is one of two instruments that NASA contributed to India‘s first mission to the Moon,Chandrayaan-1, launched October 22, 2008. The instrument is led by principal investigator Carle Pieters of Brown University, and managed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. M3 and … Continue reading

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