North Pole Region of the Moon as Seen by Clementine
March 18, 2003
The projection is orthographic centered on the north pole. The polar regions of the moon are of special interest because of the postulated occurrence of ice in permanently shadowed areas.
Topics: Environment, Poles, Physical geography, Geography, Map projection, Peary, Lunar ice, Clementine, Polar region, North Pole, Planetary science, Moon