MESSENGER Explores Mercury - In Color

MESSENGER Explores Mercury - In Color

During MESSENGER's second flyby of Mercury, the Mercury Dual Imaging System (MDIS) acquired a strip of high-resolution images obtained with each of the Wide Angle Camera's (WAC) 11 different color filters. The graphic shown here displays the resulting enhanced-color mosaic.

  • Catalog Number: NASA-PIA13823
  • Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington
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