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Dawn Spacecraft's Farewell Portrait of Giant Asteroid Vesta
08.30.12
 
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This simulated flight over Vesta takes the viewer over some of the most intriguing landmarks on the giant asteroid, seen up-close for the first time by NASA's Dawn spacecraft.

This animation is based on images taken by Dawn's framing cameras from 2011 to 2012.

Colors have been enhanced.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA

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