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Mercury and Venus from MESSENGER

Mercury and Venus from MESSENGER

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Mercury and Venus from MESSENGER
On approach to its third flyby of Mercury on September 29, 2009, MESSENGER captured this view of Mercury, with Venus visible as a tiny speck near the lower left of the image.

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Original image data dated on or about September 29, 2009

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