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Distant global view of Vesta in natural color (9 July 2011)

Distant global view of Vesta in natural color (9 July 2011)

NASA / JPL / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA / color composite by Daniel Macháček

Distant global view of Vesta in natural color (9 July 2011)
A view of Vesta more or less as the human eye would see it, made of images captured through color filters at 440, 650 and 750 nanometers (blue, red, and near-infrared).

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Daniel Macháček

Original image data dated on or about July 9, 2011

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