Indian Flag Is On The Moon

India has joined the elite club by planting its tricolor flag on the Moon on 14th November 2008. The probe was ejected on to the surface of the moon from Chandrayan the spacecraft which is orbiting the Moon. The probe also took pictures and gathered other data as it crash landed in the Moon's south pole region. The 35 kg box shaped Moon Impact Probe (MIP) was painted with Indian tricolor saffron white and green flag. India is the fourth country to have landed artificial object on the surface of the Moon the others being USA, former USSR and Japan.


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