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The Moon in 4k resolution

#Space

Sat, Apr 14th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

FlowingData brings to attention this video by NASA showcasing data gathered by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Take a virtual tour of the Moon in all-new 4K resolution, thanks to data provided by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft. As the visualization moves around the near side, far side, north and south poles, we highlight interesting features, sites, and information gathered on the lunar terrain.

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