Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty
The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Theophanes crater, Mercury: scarps and hollows

Filed under MESSENGER

Go Back

Theophanes crater, Mercury: scarps and hollows Theophanes has a central peak and scalloped walls. It is 46 kilometers in diameter. Its flat floor contains a cluster of hollows, mysterious bright-colored depressions.


Original page on MESSENGER website >

Public domain

This image is in the public domain. Original image data dated on or about October 3, 2012


Other Related Images


Leave a Comment:

You must be logged in to submit a comment. Log in now.

Fly to an Asteroid!

Send your name and message on Hayabusa-2.

Send your name

Selfies to Space!

Take flight with a selfie on LightSail™ in 2016!

Send a Selfie Now

Connect With Us

Facebook! Twitter! Google+ and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!