NASA's LRO Creating Unprecedented Topographic Map of Moon
December 18, 2010
LOLA topographic map of the moon's southern hemisphere. The false colors indicate elevation: red areas are highest and blue lowest.
Topics: Technology Internet, Moons, Space exploration, Exploration of the Moon, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Topographic map, Lunar Precursor Robotic Program, Planetary science, Geography, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, Unmanned spacecraft