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Fraser
2013-Sep-12, 02:40 PM
Now’s your big chance to get up close and personal with Vesta, one of the largest asteroids in the solar system. A new atlas has been released based on 10,000 images from the Dawn mission‘s framing camera instrument, which took the pictures from an average altitude of about 131 miles (210 kilometers). Each map has […]

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