Image Gallery: Pluto mountains and plains mosaic in colour

Image Credit: NASA/JHU-APL/SwRI/Thomas Appéré
The icy mountains and plains in the “heart” of Pluto. Click for larger version. Image Credit: NASA/JHU-APL/SwRI/Thomas Appéré

Another beautiful mosaic image of the icy mountains and plains in the southern “heart” region of Pluto, this time in colour with image processing by Thomas Appéré. The mountains on the left have been named Norgay Montes and the plains are now known as Sputnik Planum. Plus more Pluto information and images at the next press briefing tomorrow!

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