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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Occator crater, Ceres

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Occator crater, Ceres A cluster of mysterious bright spots on dwarf planet Ceres can be seen in this image, taken by Dawn from an altitude of 4,400 kilometers. The image, with a resolution of 410 meters per pixel, was taken on June 9, 2015.


Original image data dated on or about June 9, 2015.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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