Shadowed Craters on Ceres
Photojournal: PIA20696
Source: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA/GSFC-SVS
Published: July 8, 2016

This image, created using data from NASA's Dawn spacecraft, shows craters (blue markings) called 'cold traps'. These shadowed craters may have been collecting ice for billions of years because they are so cold.

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