Space Image: The Lonely Mountain

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NASA’s Dawn booster speckled this tall, conical towering on Ceres from a stretch of 915 miles (1,470 kilometers). The mountain, located in a southern hemisphere, stands 4 miles (6 kilometers) high. Its fringe is neatly defined, with roughly no amassed waste during a bottom of a brightly streaked slope.



The picture was taken on Aug 19, 2015. The fortitude of a picture is 450 feet (140 meters) per pixel.

Source: NASA