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Fresh Crater in Center of Older Crater Basin
Fresh Crater in Center of Older Crater Basin (click to enlarge)
 
 

Fresh Crater in Center of Older Crater Basin

A fresh new crater in the center of an older crater basin is shown in this picture (FDS27459) of the surface of Mercury taken March 29, by Mariner 10.

Credit: NASA Planetary Photojournal



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