The asteroid sample capsule is scheduled to land in a Utah desert in the US on Sunday at 8.25 p.m. IST (8.55 a.m. MDT), reports Wired.
Vikram lost contact with the ISRO following its launch from Chandraayan 2 moon orbiter on September 6 and likely landed in an area around the moon's South Pole.
Earlier, the Supreme Court-mandated Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority had said that local sources of pollution, including stack emissions, dust, and burning of plastic and rubber waste, were the primary reason for deteriorating air quality in Delhi-NCR.
Noting that ISRO scientists have not given up on contacting the lander nearly a month after they lost contact with it in the early hours of September 7, Devereaux said they need to scan the data they got from it till the link snapped.
A shiny steel rocketship designed to ferry dozens of humans to the moon and Mars, Starship is the top half of Musk's colossal interplanetary rocket system that stands 387 feet tall (118 meters) as the latest addition to SpaceX's lineup of reusable launch vehicles.
Attempts to contact the 14-day mission life Vikram lander, ended on September 21 as lunar night began to fall in the south polar region of the moon where the lander was attempting its descent.