Planets and Moons
NEAR Views the Asteroid Eros ('True' Color)
Views of the asteroid Eros generated by data from the laser rangefinder. The 3-D model was generated from laser rangefinder data and the color was applied based on color images.
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio
Science 289, pp 2097-2101 (22 Sept 2000)
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