The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Filed under asteroid 4 Vesta, pretty pictures, asteroids, Dawn
This set of three craters has informally (but obviously) been nicknamed the "Snowman" by the camera's team members. It is located in the northern hemisphere of Vesta. The image was taken on July 24, 2011, from a distance of 5,200 kilometers.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA
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Original image data dated on or about July 24, 2011
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