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Mercury's Limb (NASA, MESSENGER, 07/14/11) | by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center
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Mercury's Limb (NASA, MESSENGER, 07/14/11)

In this limb image of Mercury's southern hemisphere, the enormous Rembrandt basin is visible in the lower left; bright Amaral crater, above Rembrandt in this image, also stands out. Towards the middle of the image is Sher-Gil, a dark-haloed crater.


Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington


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Uploaded on July 21, 2011