PIA18147: MESSENGER Near Hokusai Crater (Artist's Concept)
 Target Name:  Mercury
 Mission:  MESSENGER
 Spacecraft:  MESSENGER
 Product Size:  3000 x 2009 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Johns Hopkins University/APL
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A depiction of the MESSENGER spacecraft is shown passing near the crater Hokusai and its extensive system of rays. Both the monochrome and enhanced color views of Mercury were obtained during MESSENGER's second Mercury flyby.

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

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