LRO Multimedia

LRO's Project Site

Artist concept of LROLearn more about the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter from the project Web site maintained by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
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Artist concept of LCROSS

The Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS), managed by NASA's Ames Research Center in California, was launched with LRO on June 18, 2009. LCROSS searched for water ice in a permanently shadowed crater near one of the moon's poles. Visit the website below for more information about LCROSS and the crater impact. › Visit the site


Related Links

› Why the moon?
› Lunar ACT-REACT Quick Map
› LRO Camera Gallery
› Apollo's 40th Anniversary website
› NASA Exploration website
› Lunar Precursor Robotic Program


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Imagery From the LRO Camera

Rima Marius Layering

Basalt layering is visible in the wall of this portion of Rima Marius. Image width is ~1.3 km, LROC NAC image M1103881010R [NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University]. 

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More LRO Multimedia

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter title with small image of spacecraft and the moon

View and download LRO edited features, animations, footage and more from the Scientific Visualization Studio at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

Page Last Updated: September 30th, 2013
Page Editor: Karl Hille