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First interactive map of the north pole of the Moon created by NASA- VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 17:42

As reported by the U.S. space agency NASA, scientists created the first interactive map of the north pole of the Moon from high-resolution images from the probe Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO). Mark Robinson, head of the project LROC from University of Arizona, USA reported, that the establishment of a giant map of the northern pole of the Moon demanded five years' work of a large team of scientists from the LRO, as the card consists of 10.5 thoUSAnd pictures a resolution of about 2 meters per pixel, which reflect an area of about a quarter of the U.S. , the entire image is composed of 867 billion pixels and occupies 3.3 terabytes, VIDEO:


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