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Highest Resolution Mosaic Image of the Surface of Bennu

26 Mar 2020, 16:40 UTC
Highest Resolution Mosaic Image of the Surface of Bennu NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona

NASA and the University of Arizona have released a stunning new global map of asteroid Bennu. At 2 inches (5 cm) per pixel, this is the highest-resolution global map of any planetary body. This hi-res map will help guide the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to the surface of the asteroid to collect a sample, currently scheduled for late August 2020.

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