Shaded relief map of Vesta's south pole
Filed under pretty pictures, asteroids, asteroid 4 Vesta, Dawn, geology, impact cratering
Presented by Paul Schenk at a press conference at the Geological Society of America meeting on October 12, 2011, based upon 250 m/pixel imaging of Vesta through Dawn's Survey Orbit phase.
NASA / JPL / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA
Original image data dated on or about October 12, 2011