Exploration of the Moon from space: tasks, potentialities, and prospects of the Ukrainian science and engineering

1Kislyuk, VS, 2Shkuratov, Yu.G, 1Yatskiv, Ya.S
1Main Astronomical Observatory of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2Institute of Astronomy of V. N. Karazin National University of Kharkiv, Kharkiv, Ukraine; Institute of Radio Astronomy of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 1996, 2 ;(1):03-15
Publication Language: Ukrainian
The current status of astrometric, selenodetic, photometric, and astrophysical investigations of the Moon in Ukraine is analyzed. Space projects of different space agencies concerning the further exploration of the Moon are discussed together with a possible participation of Ukraine in some of the projects.
Keywords: Moon, space projects
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