KBC 14: The point where the Chandrayaan-1’s Moon Impact Probe, that discovered water on the moon, crashed, was named after which person?
Dr Vikram Sarabhai
Dr APJ Abul Kalam
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Answer: Jawaharlal Nehru
The Moon Impact Probe separated from the Chandrayaan orbiter at 14:36 UTC on November 14, 2008, and struck the Moon’s south pole in a controlled manner, making India the fourth country to place its flag insignia on the Moon. At 15:01 UTC, the probe collided with the crater Shackleton. Jawahar Point was named after the impact site.