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  Mercury - Pit(ch) Black

Mercury - Pit(ch) Black
Image credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington

Uploader comment: The Tolstoj basin is located in Mercury’s southern hemisphere, and is 355 km (220 miles) in diameter. This oblique image shows an elongate pit inside Tolstoj, a basin whose floor appears to have been flooded by lavas.

   

 
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