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Fraser
2009-Aug-03, 08:00 PM
It's a little fuzzy, but considering the camera was meant to capture the surface of the Moon from 200 kilometers (124 miles) away rather than Earth at 360,000 km (224,000 miles), it's not bad. This image was taken by NASA's Moon Mineralogy Mapper (M3), on board the Indian Space Research Organization's Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft orbiting [...]

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