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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Bright Unnamed Crater in Sinus Iridum

Filed under pretty pictures, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, the Moon

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Bright Unnamed Crater in Sinus Iridum A relatively recent impact has exposed light material from beneath the surface of Sinus Iridum on the Moon, as seen in detail by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.

NASA / GSFC / ASU

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This image is in the public domain. Original image data dated on or about September 8, 2009

 

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