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Dawn's view of Ceres on February 4, 2015 (animation)

Dawn's view of Ceres on February 4, 2015 (animation)

NASA / JPL / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA / Emily Lakdawalla

Dawn's view of Ceres on February 4, 2015 (animation)
This animation consists of 20 individual frames shot as part of Dawn's third optical navigation campaign on approach to Ceres. The images have been enlarged from the original size by a factor of five, and contrast enhanced to bring out more detail.

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Original image data dated on or about February 4, 2015

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