Malapert Mountain

Malapert Mountain on the Moon
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The Sun only grazes the horizon near the lunar poles. But because Malapert Mountain rises 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) above its surroundings, it enjoys prolonged periods of sunlight.

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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Arizona State University

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