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Degas on the Horizon

Degas on the Horizon

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NASA / Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory / Carnegie Institution of Washington

Degas on the Horizon
Enhanced color view of Degas Crater on Mercury, as imaged by the MESSENGER spacecraft. The crater is the bluish feature near the center of the frame, and measures about 55 kilometers across. At full resolution, this image shows about 533 meters per pixel.

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

Original image data dated on or about October 6, 2012

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