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THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 4-4

THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 4-4 Photo Credit: NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO): CLICK for larger photo and look below for links and information. This is the last step in our great Tycho Crater zoom, and as you can see we’re … Continue reading

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THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 3-4

THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 3-4 Photo Credit: NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO): CLICK for larger photo and look below for links and information. Here we are at the top of central peak looking at the saddle and now you can … Continue reading

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THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 2-4

THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 2-4 Photo Credit: NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO): CLICK for larger photo and look below for links and information. 2-4: Zooming in one step to the uplift/rebound region or as its known, the “central peak”. This … Continue reading

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THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 1-4

THE GREAT TYCHO ZOOM 1-4 Photo Credit: NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO): CLICK for larger photo and look below for links and information. I think the last ZOOM series I did was the globular star cluster of Omega Centauri so … Continue reading

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MANICOUAGAN IMPACT CRATER FROM THE ISS.

MANICOUAGAN IMPACT CRATER FROM THE ISS. Photo Credit: JAXA Astronaut, Koichi Wakata: CLICK for larger image and see below for links and information. On January 5, 2014 Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata captured this image of the … Continue reading

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