The lunar farside as never seen before!
June 22, 2011
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) Wide Angle Camera (WAC) provides the most complete look at the size and shape of the surface features on the farside of the moon to date. This global mosaic is comprised of over 15,000 WAC images acquired between November 2009 and February 2011, centered at 180Â° longitude, 0Â° latitude.
Topics: Spacecraft, Space exploration, Moon, Lunar Orbiter 1, Lunar Orbiter program, Luna programme, Orbiter, SELENE, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, Unmanned spacecraft, Exploration of the Moon