The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Filed under pretty pictures, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, amateur image processing, the Moon
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter peers into an unnamed crater on the lunar near side, near Condorcet crater. Below is a detail shown at the full resolution of around a meter per pixel, showing the tracks left by individual boulders as they slid downhill toward the center of the crater.
NASA / GSFC / ASU / Bill Dunford
Original image data dated on or about January 19, 2011.
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