Aditya L-1 Mission

Why The Sun?

Sun is the nearest star to earth hence can be studied in detail.

Launching Date

ISRO's Aditya L-1 is likely to be launched by June-July 2023

India's First

Aditya L1 is the first space-based Indian mission to study the Sun.

Unique features

7 scientific payloads including Solar UV Imaging Telescope.

The Aim

Understanding the effect of the Sun on the Earth and its surrounding.


Studying from space provides greater advantage of observing solar activities & its effect on space weather in real-time.