InSight left the Vandenberg Air Force. Photo: Pixabay
WASHINGTON DC, EU.
spaceship InSight preparing for a a soft fall on the surface of Mars next November 26th, so researchers discover NASA's new mission to move.
Thomas Zurbuchen, headquarters of the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) headquarters in Washington, said that "getting Mars is difficult. It requires skill, focus and years of graduation. "
InSight, the first mission to investigate Mars's deep interior was launched Vandenberg Air Force Base California City Center 5. May.
It is estimated that it reaches the atmosphere of Mars 19,800 kilometers per hour and reduces the speed to eight kilometers per hour before its three feet touch the "red planet" floor.
This extreme deceleration must occur just under seven minutes. After landing through the dangerous atmosphere of Mars, InSight touches Mars Earth on Monday about 20:00 GMT, the US Space Agency announced on its website in Spanish.
The rise of Mars is exciting, but researchers are waiting for momentum in the InSight countries, "Lori Glaze, head of the planetary faculty at NASA's headquarters.
He argued that once the spacecraft has established itself on the "red planet" and its instruments have been introduced begins to gather information valuable for the structure of this deep interior, which helps to understand the formation and development of all rock structures.