Hires Image of Pluto!


New Horizons successfully flew by Pluto and returned some stunning images. Of all of them, this hires image is absolutely amazing - click on it and wait for it down download (70MB!), and then zoom in to 1:1. Bask in the detail and incredible beauty of our system's noble outpost!

SOURCE: https://www.planetary.org/multimedia/space-images/small-bodies/high-resolution-pluto-globe-mvic-enhanced.html

My name is Rick Towns and I am an amateur astronomer and computer programmer from Canada. This is a collection of interesting posts I've gathered over the years.