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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Bright Ejecta in Mare Marginis

Filed under pretty pictures, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, the Moon

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Bright Ejecta in Mare Marginis The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter took this close-up of an impact crater in the moon's Mare Marginis, a lava plain found right at the edge between the near and the far side.

NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

Original image data dated on or about October 9, 2013.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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