A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua
A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua

Chang'e probe moves to within 15km of lunar surface

Spacecraft successfully fires thrusters to reduce orbit ahead of planned touchdown of country's first moon lander and rover over the weekend

A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua
A model of lunar rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit. Photo: Xinhua
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