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South Pole-Aitken Basin
South Pole-Aitken Basin (click to enlarge)

South Pole-Aitken Basin

The relatively dark area at center-bottom of this Moon image represents the interior of the South Pole-Aitken Basin. Image composite is from the Clementine (1994) UV-VIS camera, 750 nm filter and is shown in a Lambert equal-area projection.

Credit: NASA, USGS

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