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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Portrait of Pluto and Charon

Filed under New Horizons, pretty pictures, Pluto, Charon, global views, many worlds

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Portrait of Pluto and Charon The latest two full-frame images of Pluto and Charon were collected separately by New Horizons during approach on July 13 and July 14, 2015. The relative reflectivity, size, separation, and orientations of Pluto and Charon are approximated in this composite image, and they are shown in approximate true color.


Original image data dated on or about July 14, 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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