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Fraser
2013-Feb-19, 06:50 AM
Created by the MESSENGER mission team at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and the Carnegie Institution of Washington, this animation gives us a look at the spinning globe of Mercury, its surface color-coded to reflect variations in surface material reflectance. Thousands of Wide Angle Camera images of Mercury’s surface were stitched together to [...]

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