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Ceres in false-color

Ceres in false-color

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Ceres in false-color
Dwarf planet Ceres is shown in this false-color rendering—created using images from the Dawn spacecraft—which highlights differences in surface materials. Occator crater and its mysterious "bright spots" are clearly visible near the center of the image.

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