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  Vesta - Dust-covered surface with fresh small craters
     
Vesta - Dust-covered surface with fresh small craters
Image credit: NASA/ JPL-Caltech/ UCLA/ MPS/ DLR/ IDA

Uploader comment: This Dawn FC (framing camera) image shows a relatively smooth part of Vesta’s surface. This smooth texture is probably due to the surface being covered in a layer of tiny dust particles.

   

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