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Jodrell Bank Lovell Telescope records Luna 15 crash
Jodrell Bank Lovell Telescope records Luna 15 crash
Published: 2011/04/07
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Luna 15 and Apollo 11 - It Happened in Space
Luna 15 and Apollo 11 - It Happened in Space
Published: 2013/07/19
Channel: Scientific American Space Lab
Luna 15 over Eagle (Apollo 11)
Luna 15 over Eagle (Apollo 11)
Published: 2007/05/09
Channel: festspielhaus
Luna 15 over Eagle Apollo 11
Luna 15 over Eagle Apollo 11
Published: 2015/07/31
Channel: SOVIET SPACE PROGRAM (Космическая программа СССР)
Soy Luna - Mejores escenas - Capítulo 15 (Parte 5)
Soy Luna - Mejores escenas - Capítulo 15 (Parte 5)
Published: 2016/05/27
Channel: Disney Channel LA
Soy Luna Capítulo 15 (Completo)
Soy Luna Capítulo 15 (Completo)
Published: 2016/06/25
Channel: Soy Luna Fanx
Soy Luna 2 - (Capítulo 15) - Completo (HD)
Soy Luna 2 - (Capítulo 15) - Completo (HD)
Published: 2017/05/06
Channel: Soy Luna Vídeos
Karol Sevilla I 15 Fotos Sobre Mí I #15FotosSobreMí
Karol Sevilla I 15 Fotos Sobre Mí I #15FotosSobreMí
Published: 2016/03/03
Channel: Karol Sevilla
► Soy Luna CRACK #15 (ME LLAMO PANCRACIA)
► Soy Luna CRACK #15 (ME LLAMO PANCRACIA)
Published: 2017/12/13
Channel: mariii
Soy Luna - Mejores escenas - Capítulo 15 (Parte 1)
Soy Luna - Mejores escenas - Capítulo 15 (Parte 1)
Published: 2016/05/27
Channel: Disney Channel LA
Soy Luna  Capitulo 15 Parte 1 De 4 (2016)
Soy Luna Capitulo 15 Parte 1 De 4 (2016)
Published: 2016/04/08
Channel: HaRdStYlE
Las 15  canciones mas vistas || Soy Luna
Las 15 canciones mas vistas || Soy Luna
Published: 2017/09/10
Channel: Yo Soy Luna
CUMPLE DE LUNA - 15 AÑOS - Dj. Matias Genaro
CUMPLE DE LUNA - 15 AÑOS - Dj. Matias Genaro
Published: 2016/04/26
Channel: Matías Genaro Santos
La Nueva Luna - 15 Años (2012)  - CD 1 Completo
La Nueva Luna - 15 Años (2012) - CD 1 Completo
Published: 2013/12/29
Channel: Agus Cabj96
CAHAYA HATI - Nadia Sedih Gagal Bertemu Luna [15 Agustus 2017]
CAHAYA HATI - Nadia Sedih Gagal Bertemu Luna [15 Agustus 2017]
Published: 2017/08/18
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xv años hijo de la luna ale y matanzas cuba
xv años hijo de la luna ale y matanzas cuba
Published: 2011/11/11
Channel: Mirii Alee
Today in Space – July 13: Luna 15 Heads to the Moon
Today in Space – July 13: Luna 15 Heads to the Moon
Published: 2017/07/13
Channel: VideoFromSpace
Pokémon Ultra Luna 15 - Aparece el de la mano turuleca
Pokémon Ultra Luna 15 - Aparece el de la mano turuleca
Published: 2017/11/24
Channel: Zhecare
VIAJAMOS... A LA LUNA! INCREÍBLE! | Super Mario Odyssey Parte 15 | Guia en Español #15
VIAJAMOS... A LA LUNA! INCREÍBLE! | Super Mario Odyssey Parte 15 | Guia en Español #15
Published: 2017/11/03
Channel: Folagor03
Álbum de SOY LUNA + 15 sobres de cromos y pegatinas de Panini + Póster gigante de Soy Luna
Álbum de SOY LUNA + 15 sobres de cromos y pegatinas de Panini + Póster gigante de Soy Luna
Published: 2016/08/23
Channel: Sorpresas Divertidas
Tag de Sou Luna- 15 perguntas e respostas!
Tag de Sou Luna- 15 perguntas e respostas!
Published: 2017/12/13
Channel: sou luna -onnew
La Nueva Luna - 15 Años (2012) - CD 2 Completo
La Nueva Luna - 15 Años (2012) - CD 2 Completo
Published: 2013/12/29
Channel: Agus Cabj96
MorphyRichards Luna 15 in 1 Steam Mop Demo
MorphyRichards Luna 15 in 1 Steam Mop Demo
Published: 2015/09/10
Channel: Tom Briggs
Highlights-Ciera Luna 15 años
Highlights-Ciera Luna 15 años
Published: 2016/02/22
Channel: ProStudios Image
Karol Sevilla y sus vestidos
Karol Sevilla y sus vestidos
Published: 2016/05/31
Channel: Ashley Mazara
POKEMON LUNA - EPISODIO 15 | COMBATE CONTRA KAUDAN, KAHUNA DE MELEMELE | GUÍA EN ESPAÑOL
POKEMON LUNA - EPISODIO 15 | COMBATE CONTRA KAUDAN, KAHUNA DE MELEMELE | GUÍA EN ESPAÑOL
Published: 2016/11/18
Channel: Manucraft
LÍcia Luna 15 Anos -  A Dança
LÍcia Luna 15 Anos - A Dança
Published: 2017/04/24
Channel: Edmilson Produções
Soy Luna - Episode 15
Soy Luna - Episode 15
Published: 2016/05/11
Channel: Disney Channel FR
YANDERE Y LA NUEVA PANDILLA | Miitopia #15
YANDERE Y LA NUEVA PANDILLA | Miitopia #15
Published: 2017/09/09
Channel: LunaDangelis
Jacob y Renesmee / Reflejo de Luna/PARTE 15
Jacob y Renesmee / Reflejo de Luna/PARTE 15
Published: 2017/07/12
Channel: Tina Silva
Sou Luna - Capítulo 15 Parte 2 Leia a descrição
Sou Luna - Capítulo 15 Parte 2 Leia a descrição
Published: 2016/04/02
Channel: Sou Luna
Jocelyn Luna 15th Highlights
Jocelyn Luna 15th Highlights
Published: 2017/06/16
Channel: Jaime Hernandez
WoM2 Luna#15 "FACEM BASILISK SI DAM AQUA LA +9"
WoM2 Luna#15 "FACEM BASILISK SI DAM AQUA LA +9"
Published: 2017/04/05
Channel: Dimo Low
Heneral Luna Higlights 15
Heneral Luna Higlights 15
Published: 2016/05/14
Channel: anthony amado
Morphy Richards Luna Plus 15 in 1 Upright & Handheld Steam Mop Demonstration QVC UK
Morphy Richards Luna Plus 15 in 1 Upright & Handheld Steam Mop Demonstration QVC UK
Published: 2015/04/08
Channel: ibaisaic
15 Fakten über Luna Darko, die du noch nicht kennst!
15 Fakten über Luna Darko, die du noch nicht kennst!
Published: 2017/05/18
Channel: dieserpan I Wer ist?
Sou Luna - Capítulo 15 Parte 1 Leia a descrição
Sou Luna - Capítulo 15 Parte 1 Leia a descrição
Published: 2016/04/02
Channel: Sou Luna
Soy Luna 2 - Escena #15 (Capítulo 17)
Soy Luna 2 - Escena #15 (Capítulo 17)
Published: 2017/05/10
Channel: Leticia Farias
Vestidos de 15 años de karol sevilla
Vestidos de 15 años de karol sevilla
Published: 2017/01/27
Channel: Anais Carolina Velarde Ramirez
LUNA ESCARCHADA, PARA FIESTA DE 15 TEMATICA LUNAS Y ESTRELLAS
LUNA ESCARCHADA, PARA FIESTA DE 15 TEMATICA LUNAS Y ESTRELLAS
Published: 2016/09/26
Channel: Lili Decoraciones
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Published: 2016/10/18
Channel: Laura Bancsok
La Luna Sangre: Week 15 Recap
La Luna Sangre: Week 15 Recap
Published: 2017/10/01
Channel: ABS-CBN Entertainment
Pokémon Luna Nuzlocke Ep.15 - LO QUE NO ME PASE A MI...
Pokémon Luna Nuzlocke Ep.15 - LO QUE NO ME PASE A MI...
Published: 2017/03/11
Channel: Folagor03
La Luna Sangre November 15, 2017 Teaser
La Luna Sangre November 15, 2017 Teaser
Published: 2017/11/14
Channel: ABS-CBN Entertainment
15 NOVIEMBRE 2017 CONJUNCIÓN DE LA LUNA Y MARTE
15 NOVIEMBRE 2017 CONJUNCIÓN DE LA LUNA Y MARTE
Published: 2017/10/10
Channel: EVENTOS ASTRONÓMICOS
Soy Luna 2 - Escena #15 (Capítulo 25)
Soy Luna 2 - Escena #15 (Capítulo 25)
Published: 2017/05/24
Channel: Leticia Farias
Soy Luna, saison 2 - Episode 15
Soy Luna, saison 2 - Episode 15
Published: 2017/05/16
Channel: Disney Channel FR
15 OCTUBRE 2017 CONJUNCIÓN DE LA LUNA Y LA ESTRELLA RÉGULO
15 OCTUBRE 2017 CONJUNCIÓN DE LA LUNA Y LA ESTRELLA RÉGULO
Published: 2017/10/04
Channel: EVENTOS ASTRONÓMICOS
Resumen del Eclipse total de Luna 15 jun 2011
Resumen del Eclipse total de Luna 15 jun 2011
Published: 2011/06/15
Channel: Byron Romero EC
Karol Sevilla I #10CancionesKarol #QueSePareElMundo
Karol Sevilla I #10CancionesKarol #QueSePareElMundo
Published: 2016/04/29
Channel: Karol Sevilla
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Luna 15
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Luna 15
Mission type Lunar sample return
COSPAR ID 1969-058A
SATCAT no. 4036
Mission duration 8 days achieved
Spacecraft properties
Bus Ye-8-5
Manufacturer GSMZ Lavochkin
Launch mass 5,600 kg (12,300 lb)
Start of mission
Launch date 13 July 1969, 02:54:42 (1969-07-13UTC02:54:42Z) UTC
Rocket Proton-K/D
Launch site Baikonur 81/24
End of mission
Destroyed 21 July 1969, 15:51 (1969-07-21UTC15:52Z) UTC
Orbital parameters
Reference system Selenocentric
Lunar orbiter
Orbital insertion 17 July 1969, 10:00 UTC
Lunar impact (failed landing)
Impact date 21 July 1969, 15:51 UTC
Impact site 17°N 60°E / 17°N 60°E / 17; 60[1]
Instruments
  • Stereo imaging system
  • Remote arm for sample collection
  • Radiation detector

Luna 15 was an unmanned space mission of the Soviet Luna programme.

On 21 July 1969, while Apollo 11 astronauts finished the first human moonwalk, Luna 15, an unmanned Soviet spacecraft in lunar orbit at the time, began its descent to the lunar surface. Launched three days before the Apollo 11 mission, it was the second Soviet attempt to return lunar soil back to Earth with a goal to outstrip the US in sample return under Moon race. The Soviet craft crashed into the Moon at 15:50 UT, hours before the scheduled American lift off from the Moon.[2]

Mission[edit]

Luna 15 was capable of studying circumlunar space, the lunar gravitational field, and the chemical composition of lunar rocks. It was also capable of providing lunar surface photography. Luna 15 was placed in an intermediate Earth orbit after launch and was then sent toward the Moon. After a mid-course correction the day after launch, Luna 15 entered lunar orbit at 10:00 UT on 17 July 1969. The spacecraft remained in lunar orbit for two days while controllers checked all on-board systems and performed two orbital manoeuvres.

After completing 86 communications sessions and 52 orbits of the Moon at various inclinations and altitudes, it began its descent. Astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin had already set foot on the Moon when Luna 15 fired its main retrorocket engine to initiate descent to the surface at 15:47 UT on 21 July 1969. Transmissions ceased four minutes after de-orbit, at a calculated altitude of 3 kilometres (1.9 mi). The spacecraft had probably crashed into the side of a mountain. Impact coordinates were 17° north latitude and 60° east longitude, in Mare Crisium.[1]

An audio recording of the minutes in which British technicians at the radio telescope facility in Jodrell Bank observed Luna 15's descent was first made available to the public on 3 July 2009.[3]

Implications[edit]

In a race to reach the Moon and return to Earth, the parallel missions of Luna 15 and Apollo 11 represented, in many ways, the culmination of the Space Race between the space programs of both the United States and the Soviet Union in the 1960s.[citation needed] The simultaneous missions became one of the first instances of Soviet–American space cooperation: the USSR released Luna 15's flight plan to ensure it would not collide with Apollo 11, though its exact mission was unknown.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Luna 15". NASA: Solar System Exploration: Missions to the Moon. Archived from the original on 2015-06-21. Retrieved 2015-06-22. 
  2. ^ "Russian spacecraft landed on Moon hours before Americans". telegraph.co.uk. 4 July 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-15. 
  3. ^ a b "Recording tracks Russia's Moon gatecrash attempt". 3 July 2009. 

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