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Good night, Rosetta – European comet chaser goes into hibernation


08 June 2011
On 8 June 2011, the Rosetta spacecraft will be put into hibernation after having travelled through space for more than seven years. To reduce energy consumption, the Europea...
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17.11.2011 - Features on Vesta’s regolith


This Dawn FC (framing camera) image shows different features that form in the regolith covering Vesta’s surface. Regolith is the layer of loose, small sized material which often covers the bedrock of ...
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10.05.2012 - Occia crater


This Dawn framing camera (FC) image of Vesta shows Occia crater in the top left part of the image. This image is located slightly further to the south than the last image of the day, which showed Occi...
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23.11.2011 - Vesta’s cratered landscape: double crater and craters with bright ejecta


This Dawn FC (framing camera) image is dominated by a double crater, which is located in the top of the image. The left side crater is 18 km in diameter and the right side crater is 23 km in diameter....
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18.01.2012 - Topography and albedo image of Tuccia crater


These Dawn FC (framing camera) images show Tuccia crater, after which Tuccia quadrangle is named. The left image is a brightness image, which is taken directly through the clear filter of the FC, and ...
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19.01.2012 - Topography and albedo image of Sextilia crater


These Dawn FC (framing camera) images show Sextilia crater, after which Sextilia quadrangle is named. The left image is a brightness image, which is taken directly through the clear filter of the FC a...
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20.01.2012 - Topography and albedo image of Caparronia crater


These Dawn FC (framing camera) images show Caparronia crater, after which Caparronia quadrangle is named. The left image is a brightness image, which is taken directly through the clear filter of the ...
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23.01.2012 - 3-D image of Vesta’s eastern hemisphere


This 3-D image, called an anaglyph, shows the topography of Vesta’s eastern hemisphere. To create this anaglyph, two differently colored images are superimposed with an offset to create depth. When vi...
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27.02.2012 - Islands in the darkness


This Dawn FC (framing camera) image shows a part of Vesta’s northern hemisphere, which is mostly in darkness. Since Dawn’s arrival at Vesta the sun has not illuminated Vesta’s most northerly latitudes...
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11.06.2012 - A part of Vesta’s shadowed northern hemisphere


This Dawn framing camera (FC) image of Vesta shows a very shadowed region in Vesta’s northern hemisphere. Roughly the upper one third of Vesta’s northern hemisphere is currently in shadow. This is bec...
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