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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Venera 9's landing site

Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Venus missions before 2000, Venus

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Venera 9's landing site Venera 9 landed on October 22, 1975 and returned the first image from the surface of another planet. The terrain at Venera 9's landing site is blocky, unlike those observed by Venera 10, 13, and 14.

Ted Stryk

Copyright holder: Ted Stryk

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about October 22, 1975

 

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