View Full Version : Latest Images from Mercury: Bright Peaks, Swirling Craters and Weird Terrain

2011-Apr-19, 04:40 PM
The MESSENGER spacecraft is still happily orbiting Mercury since its orbit insertion in mid-March, and here are some of the latest images sent back from the first rock from the Sun. In this image, the central peaks inside a large crater named Asvaghosa show up as exceptionally bright. The MESSENGER team believes that their high [...]

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