13 February 2019
The lander and the rover of the Chang'e 4 probe have been switched to dormant mode for the second lunar night after working stably during its second lunar day, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced on 13 February. The payloads on board including low-frequency radio astronomical instrument, neutron radiation detector, infrared imaging spectrometer and neural atomic detector have been operating smoothly as scheduled. Yutu-2 has driven 120 m. The lander was switched to a dormant mode at 19:00 BJT on 11 February as scheduled, and the rover, Yutu 2, at 20:00 BJT said the CNSA. According to China's Lunar and Deep Space Exploration Center, the rover will be woken up on 28 February and the lander on 1 March.
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