NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Views Craters Takel and Cozobi

November 17, 2016

Space

Dawn Spacecraft Views Craters Takel and Cozobi

This newly released image from NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft shows craters Takel and Cozobi on Ceres.

The craters Takel and Cozobi are featured in this image of Ceres from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft. Takel is the young crater with bright material on the left of this image, and Cozobi is the sharply defined crater just below center.

Dawn’s mission is managed by JPL for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate in Washington. Dawn is a project of the directorate’s Discovery Program, managed by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. UCLA is responsible for overall Dawn mission science. Orbital ATK, Inc., in Dulles, Virginia, designed and built the spacecraft. The German Aerospace Center, the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, the Italian Space Agency and the Italian National Astrophysical Institute are international partners on the mission team.

For more information about the Dawn mission, visit http://dawn.jpl.nasa.gov.

Source: NASA

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