First Images from NASA's New Moon Mission



Washington, DC, United States

These images show cratered regions near the moon's Mare Nubium region, as photographed by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's LROC instrument. Each image shows a region 1,400 meters (0.87 miles) wide. the bottoms of both images face lunar north. The image below shows the location of these two images in relation to each other.

Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Arizona State University


  • Title: First Images from NASA's New Moon Mission
  • Date Created: 2017-12-08
  • Location: Greenbelt, MD
  • Rights: GSFC
  • Album: ayoung

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