web analytics

Post Tagged with: "charon"

Image credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute. Pluto and Charon as seen from New Horizons with a color imager on April 9, 2015.

New Horizons Spacecraft Sent Back First Ever Color Photo of Pluto and Charon

Although the image above is not so clear, it is actually the first color photograph of Pluto and Charon captured by the¬†spacecraft –New Horizons¬†when it is recently flying over the icy worlds. It is difficult to take the clear images of these two planets at this point, because, on one […]

Read more ›