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NASA Spacecraft Reveals Recent Geological Activity on the Moon

Post  easynow on Tue Feb 21, 2012 4:43 pm

It seems the Moon is shrinking in some places while in other places ... it's expanding mrgreen



NASA | Recent Geological Activity on the Moon



Dr. Thomas Watters discusses the lunar graben and what they reveal about how the moon evolved.

Link - http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a010900/a010915/




This shows the largest of the newly detected graben found in highlands of the lunar farside.


Link - http://www.nasa.gov/images



The broadest graben is about 500 meters (1,640 feet) wide and topography derived from Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) stereo images indicates they are almost 20 meters (almost 66 feet) deep.


Link - http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/LRO/news/lunar-graben.html



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