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Mosaic with 100% Coverage of Mercury's Surface
Mosaic with 100% Coverage of Mercury's Surface (click to enlarge)
 
 

Mosaic with 100% Coverage of Mercury's Surface
Date: 8 Mar 2013

At the very end of 2012, MESSENGER obtained the final image needed to view 100% of Mercury's surface under daylight conditions. The mosaics shown here cover all of Mercury's surface and were produced by using the monochrome mosaic released by NASA's Planetary Data System (PDS) on 8 March 2013, as the base.

Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory



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