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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-10-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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Shortened Surfaces
PIA17531:
Shortened Surfaces
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-10-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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Degas' Impression
PIA17528:
Degas' Impression
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-10-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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The One-Two Punch
PIA17527:
The One-Two Punch
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-30 Mercury MESSENGER
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Ups and Downs
PIA17515:
Ups and Downs
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-24 Mercury MESSENGER
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And in 3-D!
PIA17503:
And in 3-D!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-23 Mercury MESSENGER
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In a Different Light
PIA17502:
In a Different Light
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-18 Mercury MESSENGER
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Rembrandt's Rim
PIA17499:
Rembrandt's Rim
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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Wiped Out
PIA17498:
Wiped Out
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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Volcanic Crater?
PIA17497:
Volcanic Crater?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-12 Mercury MESSENGER
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A Tale of Two Craters
PIA17495:
A Tale of Two Craters
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-11 Mercury MESSENGER
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Scarred Scarp
PIA17458:
Scarred Scarp
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-09 Mercury MESSENGER
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Peaking Into the Dark
PIA17456:
Peaking Into the Dark
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-09-02 Mercury MESSENGER
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Cliffs, Notes
PIA17450:
Cliffs, Notes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-29 Mercury MESSENGER
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Blasting Away
PIA17432:
Blasting Away
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-23 Mercury MESSENGER
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The Edge of Erte
PIA17417:
The Edge of Erte
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-22 Mercury MESSENGER
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A Glowing Crescent Moon
PIA17416:
A Glowing Crescent Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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Standing On the Edge
PIA17410:
Standing On the Edge
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-14 Mercury MESSENGER
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Depressing Peaks
PIA17408:
Depressing Peaks
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-13 Mercury MESSENGER
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Tear-drop Volcano
PIA17407:
Tear-drop Volcano
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-12 Mercury MESSENGER
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Dark Side of the Force
PIA17405:
Dark Side of the Force
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-08 Mercury MESSENGER
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Joplin's Central Peak
PIA17403:
Joplin's Central Peak
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-02 Mercury MESSENGER
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Nothing Sleepy About These Hollows!
PIA17399:
Nothing Sleepy About These Hollows!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-08-01 Mercury MESSENGER
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Peak-a-boo!
PIA17398:
Peak-a-boo!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-07-30 Mercury MESSENGER
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That's One Sharp Scarp!
PIA17396:
That's One Sharp Scarp!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-07-08 Mercury MESSENGER
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Three Craters in One
PIA17375:
Three Craters in One
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-21 Mercury MESSENGER
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Peak Clingers
PIA17293:
Peak Clingers
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-18 Mercury MESSENGER
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It's Not Mt. Fuji ...
PIA17289:
It's Not Mt. Fuji ...
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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Look, It's a Sublimation Formation!
PIA17288:
Look, It's a Sublimation Formation!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-14 Mercury MESSENGER
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Kertész Shines Bright Like a Diamond
PIA17286:
Kertész Shines Bright Like a Diamond
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-10 Mercury MESSENGER
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The Kuiper Melt
PIA17238:
The Kuiper Melt
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-07 Mercury MESSENGER
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The Pit
PIA17237:
The Pit
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-06-03 Mercury MESSENGER
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Dueling Poets of the East
PIA17231:
Dueling Poets of the East
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-28 Mercury MESSENGER
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Dark and Explosive?
PIA17227:
Dark and Explosive?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-27 Mercury MESSENGER
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Come Closer, Cunningham
PIA17226:
Come Closer, Cunningham
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-24 Mercury MESSENGER
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Filling the Void
PIA17222:
Filling the Void
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-23 Mercury MESSENGER
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I Just Can't Get Enough!
PIA17221:
I Just Can't Get Enough!
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-21 Mercury MESSENGER
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Picking Apart Praxiteles
PIA17059:
Picking Apart Praxiteles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-05-15 Mercury MESSENGER
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Kuiper³
PIA17055:
Kuiper³
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-20 Mercury MESSENGER
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NASA's MESSENGER is again sending images back to Earth after the spacecraft emerged from superior solar conjunction, when communication is largely blocked by the Sun. These will be some of our last views of Mercury from MESSENGER.
PIA19424:
The End Is Near
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-22 Mercury MESSENGER
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The surface in this scene captured by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft has been pummeled by secondary craters, possibly from the impact that formed the nearby Mickiewicz crater.
PIA19426:
Scrutinizing Secondaries
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-21 Mercury MESSENGER
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As NASA's MESSENGER enters its final days, we are getting our last looks at some of our favorite features. Hollows, discovered in MDIS images during the orbital phase of the mission, are always photogenic.
PIA19425:
Goodbye, Hollows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-22 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image from NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft shows a small portion of the interior of Scarlatti basin. The image is located just to the side of a large pit that lies along part of Scarlatti's peak ring. This pit may have formed by explosive volcanism.
PIA19430:
If It Ain't Baroque, Don't Fix It
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-24 Mercury MESSENGER
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At approximately 1.1 meters/pixel, this image is among the highest-resolution views MESSENGER has ever taken of the surface of Mercury.
PIA19434:
Delaying the Inevitable
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-29 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image from MESSENGER spacecraft covers a small area located about 115 km south of the center of Mansart crater.
PIA19442:
Tomorrow
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-27 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image is located just inside the southern rim of Chong Chol crater and was obtained on April 25, 2015, the day following NASA's MESSENGER's final orbital correction maneuver. The spacecraft's fuel tanks are now completely empty.
PIA19436:
The Days Dwindle Down to a Precious Few
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-28 Mercury MESSENGER
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Though NASA's MESSENGER's days are numbered, the spacecraft will continue to acquire new data sets and transmit them back to Earth during its final days. Shown here is a high-resolution view snapped near Heemskerck Rupes.
PIA19438:
The Final Days
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-30 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image, acquired yesterday, is one of NASA's MESSENGER's last. Today, April 30, 2015, the spacecraft will complete its highly successful orbital mission and impact the surface of Mercury.
PIA19445:
One of the Last
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-30 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image from NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft is the last one acquired and transmitted back to Earth by the mission. The image is located within the floor of the 93-kilometer-diameter crater Jokai.
PIA19448:
MESSENGER's Final Image
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-10 Mercury MESSENGER
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On January 9, 2008, NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft snapped one of its first images of Mercury at a distance of about 2.7 million kilometers (1.7 million miles) from the planet.
PIA10166:
MESSENGER Readies for its Encounter with Mercury
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-12 Mercury MESSENGER
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With just two days until NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft's closest pass by Mercury, the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) is acquiring sets of images twice a day.
PIA10168:
MESSENGER Nears Mercury
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-13 Mercury MESSENGER
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With just one day until NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft's historic flyby of Mercury, MESSENGER has Mercury clearly in its sights. The Narrow Angle Camera, part of the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS), took this image on January 12, 2008.
PIA10169:
MESSENGER has Mercury in its Sights
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-14 Mercury MESSENGER
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On January 14, 2008, at 19:04:39 UTC (2:04:39 pm EST), NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft experienced its closest approach to Mercury, passing just 200 kilometers (124 miles) above the planet's surface.
PIA10170:
Countdown to MESSENGER's Closest Approach with Mercury
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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During its flyby of Mercury, NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft acquired high-resolution images of the planet's surface. This image was obtained on January 14, 2008.
PIA10173:
Mercury's Cratered Surface
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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Just 21 minutes after NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft's closest approach to Mercury, the Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) took this picture showing a variety of intriguing surface features, including craters as small as about 400 meters (about 400 yards) across.
PIA10174:
Detailed Close-up of Mercury's Previously Unseen Surface
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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As NASA's MESSENGER approached Mercury on January 14, 2008, the spacecraft's Narrow-Angle Camera on the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) instrument captured this view of the planet's rugged, cratered landscape illuminated obliquely by the Sun.
PIA10175:
MESSENGER Reveals Mercury in New Detail
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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As NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft drew closer to Mercury for its historic first flyby, the spacecraft's Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) on the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) acquired an image mosaic of the sunlit portion of the planet.
PIA10176:
MESSENGER Views Mercury's Horizon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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Shortly following NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft's closest approach to Mercury on January 14, 2008, the spacecraft's Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) instrument acquired this image as part of a mosaic that covers much of the sunlit portion of the hemisphere.
PIA10177:
MESSENGER Reveals Mercury's Geological History
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-17 Mercury MESSENGER
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The image shows part of a large, fresh crater with secondary crater chains located near Mercury's equator on the side of the planet newly imaged on January 14, 2008 by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.
PIA10178:
Mercury's Complex Cratering History
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-20 Mercury MESSENGER
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A complex history of geological evolution is recorded in this frame from the Narrow Angle Camera (NAC), part of the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) instrument, taken during NASA's MESSENGER's close flyby of Mercury on January 14, 2008.
PIA10185:
Ridges and Cliffs on Mercury's Surface
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-20 Mercury MESSENGER
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NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft's Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) on the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) acquired this view of Mercury's surface illuminated obliquely from the right by the Sun.
PIA10186:
MESSENGER Views an Intriguing Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-21 Mercury MESSENGER
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On January 14, 2008, NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft passed 200 kilometers (124 miles) above the surface of Mercury and snapped the first pictures of a side of Mercury not previously seen, with a view looking toward Mercury's south pole.
PIA10187:
Looking Toward the South Pole of Mercury
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-24 Mercury MESSENGER
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On January 14, 2008, NASA's MESSENGER flew by Mercury and snapped images of a large portion of the surface that had not been previously seen by spacecraft including numerous craters.
PIA10191:
Counting Mercury's Craters
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-29 Mercury MESSENGER
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After NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft completed its successful flyby of Mercury, the Narrow Angle Camera (NAC), part of the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS), took these images of the receding planet.
PIA10196:
MESSENGER's Departing Shots
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-02-02 Mercury MESSENGER
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Mercury's surface shown here by NASA's MESSENGER is located within a 73-km-diameter crater; the mounds are part of a larger central peak structure of the hosting crater.
PIA19187:
Peaks and Hollows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-02-09 Mercury MESSENGER
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The exterior of this unnamed crater on Mercury is in shadow, while the inner wall and terraces bask in the sunshine. Terraces form just after the crater has been excavated, when oversteepened slopes slump back down as seen by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.
PIA19196:
Sunlit Terraces
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-04 Mercury MESSENGER
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Portions of this volcanic vent complex to the northeast of Rachmaninoff basin are blanketed in a layer of very fine-grained material thought to be composed of pyroclastic particles as seen by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.
PIA19230:
Volcanic Snow
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-06 Mercury MESSENGER
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NASA's MESSENGER reveals that Impact crater floors are commonly flat and relatively smooth, the result of the cooling and solidification of impact melt generated by the impact event itself.
PIA19231:
Melting Point
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-09 Mercury MESSENGER
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This view captured by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft shows two craters in an area of smooth plains.
PIA19232:
Riddle Me This
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-11 Mercury MESSENGER
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The large degraded impact crater near the center is Coleridge. It has been pummeled by later impacts, as seen by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.
PIA19238:
Wherefore Stopp'st Thou Me?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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Images obtained from NASA's MESSENGER have revealed a population of small fault scarps (white arrows) that can be more than an order of magnitude smaller in size than their larger counterparts, like Enterprise Rupes.
PIA19245:
Small Scarp Close-up
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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This high-resolution view from NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft shows hollows on the southwestern peak ring of the Scarlatti basin. The hollows are the irregularly shaped, flat-floored depressions.
PIA19246:
The Young Ones
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-16 Mercury MESSENGER
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This image from NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft shows the wall of a volcanic vent located between the Rachmaninoff basin and Copland crater.
PIA19248:
Flute Music
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-20 Mercury MESSENGER
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Small graben, narrow linear troughs, have been found associated with small scarps (bottom left, white arrows) on Mercury and the Moon are seen here by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.
PIA19254:
Small and Young
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-03-30 Mercury MESSENGER
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NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft shows that Mercury's surface is scarred by abundant tectonic deformation, the vast majority of which is due to the planet's history of cooling and contraction through time.
PIA19263:
Crumpled Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-01 Mercury MESSENGER
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Mercury's hollows are among its most distinctive and unusual surface features. In this stunning view from NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft, we see a field of hollows in the western portion of the floor of Zeami impact basin.
PIA19267:
A Field of Hollows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-03 Mercury MESSENGER
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This is one of the earliest images of Mercury returned by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft. It was taken in January 2008.
PIA19269:
These are the voyages...
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Add Image to Favorite List 2015-04-08 Mercury MESSENGER
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Lessing crater can be seen in the lower left of this image captured by NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft. Instead of the typical central peak found in a complex crater on Mercury, Lessing sports a central pit.
PIA19276:
Pits and Scarps
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Add Image to Favorite List 2014-03-28 Mercury MESSENGER
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The Intersect
PIA18150:
The Intersect
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-15 Mercury MESSENGER
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As NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft approached Mercury for its first flyby, the Narrow Angle Camera, part of the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) instrument acquired the nine images shown here taken from January 9 to 13, 2008.
PIA10171:
Rendezvous with Mercury Animation Icon
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MDIS - Narrow Angle
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After NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft completed its successful flyby of Mercury, the Narrow Angle Camera (NAC), part of the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS), took these images of the receding planet. This is a frame from an animation.
PIA10197:
MESSENGER Departs Mercury Animation Icon
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Xiao Zhao's Rays Paint Mercury's Surface
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Xiao Zhao's Rays Paint Mercury's Surface
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MESSENGER Captures a Shot of Kertész
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MESSENGER Captures a Shot of Kertész
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MESSENGER Discovers Volcanoes on Mercury
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MESSENGER Discovers Volcanoes on Mercury
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Peak Rings on Mercury
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Peak Rings on Mercury
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Exploring Mercury's Newly Seen Surface and Waiting for More
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Exploring Mercury's Newly Seen Surface and Waiting for More
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MESSENGER Observes Arecibo
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MESSENGER Observes Arecibo
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Mercury Through Time
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Mercury Through Time
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Astrolabe Rupes and More
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Astrolabe Rupes and More
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A View to the South…from the Other Side of Mercury
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A View to the South…from the Other Side of Mercury
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Gazing into the Mariner 10
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Gazing into the Mariner 10 "Gore"
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Looking Toward Mercury's North Pole
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Looking Toward Mercury's North Pole
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MESSENGER's Departing Shots
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MESSENGER's Departing Shots Animation Icon
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Buon Giorno, Raphael!
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Buon Giorno, Raphael!
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A Rupes and a Ray
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A Rupes and a Ray
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Amaral's Color Palette
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Amaral's Color Palette
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Enwonwu: A Young Crater on Mercury Named for an African Modernist Artist
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Enwonwu: A Young Crater on Mercury Named for an African Modernist Artist
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Lavas, and Craters, and Scarps! (Oh, My!)
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Lavas, and Craters, and Scarps! (Oh, My!)
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Sander, Munch, and Poe are a trio of impact craters within the Caloris impact basin. Munch and Poe were recently named, 
while Sander received its name in the first set of feature names after MESSENGER’s first Mercury flyby.
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A Trio of Craters: Munch, Sander, and Poe
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NASA's Mariner 10 shows a close-up view of craters Vyasa and Stravinsky on Mercury. Stravinsky is a smooth-floored crater partially seen overlying the rim of the larger, rougher crater Vyasa in the center and left.
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A Rough-and tumble-World
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This NAC image shows Qi Baishi and Hovnatanian, two craters that were newly named in November 2008. Qi Baishi is named for the famous Chinese painter who died in 1957. Hovnatanian is named for the nineteenth century Armenian painter Hakop Hovnatanian.
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Low Angle Impacts: A Look at Qi Baishi and Hovnatanian
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