Posted by Jason Major
MESSENGER wide-angle camera image of Mercury's surface acquired July 5, 2011.
This latest image from NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft, now in its extended mission around Mercury, shows a color view of a section of the first planet’s rugged and sun-blasted surface.
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Tags: blue, crater, Mercury, Messenger, NASA, planet
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