Moon probe SMART-1 will impact moon today

SMART-1, the first European Space Agency spacecraft to orbit around the moon with the scientific mission of observing the moon with state-of-the-art miniaturized instruments and investigating the theory that the Moon was formed following the violent collision of a smaller planet with the Earth.The ESA ,orbiting the Moon since November 2004,has completed the mission and will end its life today by impacting the Moon , an event which can be seen by a telescope , weather permitting.

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