Simulated Vesta from the South Pole
Photojournal: PIA13769
Source: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/PSI
Published: March 10, 2011

This image shows the scientists' best guess to date of what the surface of the protoplanet Vesta might look like from the south pole and incorporates the best data on dimples and bulges Vesta from ground-based telescopes and NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.

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