New Delhi, Dec. 4 -- Almost three months after Chandrayaan 2 - India's second mission to moon - went awry in the final 2.1km of its 384,000km journey, American space agency Nasa has located the 'Vikram' lander with the help of observations made by an Indian engineer.

"This image shows the Vikram Lander impact point and associated debris field. Green dots indicate spacecraft debris (confirmed or likely). Blue dots locate disturbed soil, likely where small bits of the spacecraft churned up the regolith. 'S' indicates debris identified by Shanmuga Subramanian [the Indian engineer]," said the release from Nasa, showing the spots on an image captured by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter on November 11.

After 48 days in Earth and lunar orbit, th...