Sextilia Crater and Surroundings
Photojournal: PIA15085
Source: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA
Published: November 20, 2011

This image from NASA's Dawn spacecraft is centered on the Sextilia crater in asteroid Vesta's southern hemisphere. Craters on Vesta are named after Vestal virgins, priestesses of the Roman goddess Vesta.

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