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Bright Unnamed Crater in Sinus Iridum

Bright Unnamed Crater in Sinus Iridum

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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.

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Original image data dated on or about September 8, 2009

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