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Vesta, a whole new world

Filed under asteroid 4 Vesta, pretty pictures, asteroids, Dawn

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Vesta, a whole new world Dawn obtained this image of the giant asteroid Vesta with its framing camera on July 24, 2011. It was taken from a distance of about 5,200 kilometers.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about July 24, 2011

 

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