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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Vesta from 15,000 kilometers

Filed under asteroid 4 Vesta, pretty pictures, asteroids, Dawn, global views

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Vesta from 15,000 kilometers Dawn captured this image of Vesta at an altitude of 15,000 kilometers, shortly after it entered orbit on July 15, 2011.

NASA / JPL / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA�

Original image data dated on or about July 15, 2011.

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

 

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