The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Rheasilvia central peak, Vesta
Filed under asteroid 4 Vesta, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, asteroids, Dawn
Approximately true color image of the south polar mountain in center of the crater Rheasilvia. Images 0005756, 0005761, 0005755. Taken on August 20, 2011 from an altitude of 2713 kilometers and with a resolution of 258 meters per pixel.
NASA / JPL / MPS / DLR / IDA / Daniel Macháček
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Original image data dated on or about August 20, 2011
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