Crater on Asteroid Vesta
A false-color topographic map, projected onto a model having Vesta's elliptical shape. A circular impact crater, with central peak, clearly dominates the southern hemisphere.
The model has been rotated at 90 degree intervals. The map is based on photo-analysis of Hubble Space Telescope images.Credit:
About the Image
|Release date:||4 September 1997, 22:00|
|Size:||800 x 530 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Solar System : Interplanetary Body : Asteroid|