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SMART-1 Search for lunar peaks of eternal light
- Title SMART-1 Search for lunar peaks of eternal light
- Released 14/04/2005 3:39 pm
- Copyright ESA/SMART-1/SPACE-X Space Exploration Institute
Image of North polar area, 250 km wide, observed by ESA's SMART-1 on 19 January 2005 (close to North winter solstice) from 5000 km distance. The illuminated part of the crater rim at the very top of the image is very close to the North pole and is a candidate for a "peak of eternal sunlight".
- Id 215414