Lunar Prospector is the third mission selected by NASA for full development and construction as part of the Discovery Program. At a cost of $62.8 million, the 19 ...
National Science Data Center's Lunar Prospector site with links to detailed spacecraft information and related scientific investigations.
Launched on Jan. 6, 1998, Lunar Prospector mapped the moon’s surface composition and looked for possible deposits of polar ice, measure magnetic and gravity fields ...
Description. The Lunar Prospector was designed for a low polar orbit investigation of the Moon, including mapping of surface composition and possible deposits of ...
Mission Overview Lunar Prospector was one of the NASA Discovery Program missions. It was designed to perform a low polar orbit investigation of the Moon.
The Lunar Prospector is designed for a low polar orbit investigation of the Moon, including mapping of surface composition and possible deposits of polar ice.
Lunar Prospector Mission. The Lunar Prospector mission was a tremendous success. Following a nearly flawless launch, a four-day journey to the Moon ...
Lunar Prospector, U.S. space probe that studied the chemistry of the Moon’s surface. Lunar Prospector was launched on Jan. 6, 1998, by an Athena II rocket from Cape ...
Lunar Prospector was designed to answer long-standing questions about the Moon’s resources, structure, and origins. Prospector mapped the Moon’s surface ...
Official site by the Ames Research Center. Survey and impact information, with images.