Olivine, a mineral commonly found in mantle rocks, has been detected on Vesta by NASA's Dawn spacecraft. Olivine outcrops within Bellicia crater are shown in deep green. The Infrared hyperspectral ... more 
Olivine, a mineral commonly found in mantle rocks, has been detected on Vesta by NASA's Dawn spacecraft. Olivine outcrops within Bellicia crater are shown in deep green. The Infrared hyperspectral images are projected on Vesta combining imaging less 
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SPACE.com | Photo By Image generated by Alessandro Frigeri and Eleonora Ammannito using VIR data and Framing Camera images.
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