The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Approximately true color mosaic of Vesta
Filed under asteroid 4 Vesta, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, asteroids, Dawn, global views
All images used are named in image. Color is from images taken through F7 (red), F2 (green) and F8 (blue) filters. Images were taken August 12-18, 2011 from an altitude of 2750 kilometers. The original data had a resolution of about 260 meters per pixel. It has been resampled to a resolution of 200 meters per pixel.
NASA / JPL / MPS / DLR / IDA / Daniel Macháček
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Original image data dated on or about August 18, 2011
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