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Dawn approaches Vesta, May 3 - June 24, 2011

Dawn approaches Vesta, May 3 - June 24, 2011

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

Dawn approaches Vesta, May 3 - June 24, 2011
The images for this sequence were taken on May 3, 10, 17, 24, June 1, 8, 14, 17, 20, and 24, 2011 as Dawn slowly approached the second largest asteroid, Vesta.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about May 17, 2011

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