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Vesta - Northern Shadow
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA/PSI

Uploader comment: This mosaic of the surface of Vesta was made from images obtained by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on February 5, 2012, while the area was entirely in the sun's shadow. Light reflecting off of other areas of Vesta provides the only illumination.


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