NASA captured the first image of the asteroid Bennu.

NASA’S Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx)  probe has captured the first image of the  Asteroid Bennu  and send it to the nasa  .

THE  (OSIRIS-REx)   spacecraft has launched 2 years before on September 8, 2016 so after 2 year of long time of the its journey

it has send the first images of the asteroid bennu. As OSIRIS-REx approaches the asteroid, the spacecraft will use its science instruments to gather information about Bennu and prepare for arrival.

now it will regularly observe the suraface of the asteroid and marks changes take place on it. so so this mission will for next few months to observrse the size , surface , soil  and many more thing of the asteroid and it will send to the nasa.

AND the the probe is schedule to take he sample of the surface of the asteroid till 2020.After the sample collection, the spacecraft will head back towards Earth till    september 2023 at utah desert.

 

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