Image Feature

Necho's Jumbled Floor
09.02.10
 
LRO image from September 02, 2010> View larger image
The chaotic floor of Necho crater attests to the dynamic environment immediately after the impact event. NAC image M115502787R, scene is 960 m across. Credit: NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University

LRO image from September 02, 2010> View larger image
WAC monochrome image of the 30 km diameter crater Necho. Arrow indicates the approximate location of NAC detail above. Image M119048299. Credit: NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University.

Curious as to what's in the shadows? A more drastic stretch of the image can help.

LRO image from September 02, 2010> View larger image
A look into the shadows - the same NAC view as above, stretched to highlight the shadowed terrain where boulders litter the slope. Credit: NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University.