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12.10.2011 - Boulders on Vesta


This detail of a Dawn FC (framing camera) image shows a fresh scarp rimmed crater with many boulders on the crater floor. These boulders have diameters of 100-200m, which is roughly the size of many a...
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13.01.2012 - Smooth Ejecta with Grooved Surface Showing Buried Craters


This Dawn Framing Camera (FC) image shows a surface with craters buried under thick ejected material that displays a grooved texture on the giant asteroid Vesta. The image covers an area in the equ...
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02.12.2011 - Rocks from Vesta – Part 1: Eucrites


The HED (howardite, eucrite and diogenite) meteorites are a large group of meteorites believed to originate from Vesta, a hypothesis that is consistent with current Dawn observations. The eucrites are...
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04.12.2011 - Rocks from Vesta – Part 3: Diogenites


The HED (howardite, eucrite and diogenite) meteorites are a large group of meteorites believed to originate from Vesta, a hypothesis that is consistent with current Dawn observations. The diogenites o...
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30.09.2015 - Hints at Ceres’ Composition from Color (PIA19977)


This map-projected view of Ceres was created from images taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft during its high-altitude mapping orbit, in August and September, 2015.
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16.01.2012 - Rough Topography in the Rheasilvia Basin


This Dawn Framing Camera (FC) image shows a rough surface covered with ejecta and fine grooves on the giant asteroid Vesta. This image covers an area in the equatorial cratered terrain, centered ar...
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01.03.2012 - Impact crater with smoothed rim


This Dawn FC (framing camera) image shows a large impact crater whose rim is rather smoothed and degraded. There are many smaller, younger craters surrounding and inside of this crater and these have ...
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19.08.2015 - Dawn Survey Orbit image 50 (PIA19627)


This image of Ceres, taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft, features several craters with bright material within and around them. The image is centered on terrain near the equator of Ceres and faces southea...
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09.09.2015 - Circling the Lights of Occator (PIA19890)


This animation, made using images taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft, shows Occator crater on Ceres, home to a collection of intriguing bright spots.
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09.09.2015 - Circling Occator - Topographic Animation (PIA19891)


This animation, made using images taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft, features a color-coded topographic map of Occator crater on Ceres.
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