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Otohime Saxum, Ryugu

Otohime Saxum, Ryugu

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JAXA, University of Tokyo, Kochi University, Rikkyo University, Nagoya University, Chiba Institute of Technology, Meiji University, University of Aizu, AIST

Otohime Saxum, Ryugu
Otohime Saxum is a 160-meter-wide boulder located near Ryugu's south pole. It sits inside a deep furrow that winds nearly completely around the asteroid.

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Original image data dated on or about July 19, 2018

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