Reach Out And Touch Pluto


On May 27, 2016 NASA released a “mosaic” of images detailing Pluto’s surface. Captured by LORRI, ( Long Range Reconnaissance Imager) on July 14, 2015,  23 minutes before New Horizons’ closest approach at a distance of 15,850 Km. Pluto doesn’t get much closer than this –

http://earthsky.org/space/best-close-up-of-plutos-surface?utm_source=EarthSky+News&utm_campaign=a7c392d90f-EarthSky_News&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c643945d79-a7c392d90f-393970565