This week’s best images of Pluto and its moons Hydra and Nix

NASA released another round of amazing Pluto images this week taken by the New Horizons spacecraft. We now have closeups of Pluto’s smaller moons Nix and Hydra, as well as the best high-resolution images of Pluto we’re going to get from this mission. We also know more about the dwarf planet’s icy heart, as well as a second mountain range on the edge of one of its dark equatorial regions.

Posted on July 30, 2015, in News from the Cosmos, News from the Solar System and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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