Hard Core Pluto Porn

16 07 2017

Pasadena, California

Two years after, (has it already been two years?), the New Horizons team has turned all its pics and data into this:

And as a bonus, she has a sister:

 

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16 07 2017
16 07 2017
hondo

Thanks – for Sunday fare

17 07 2017
ConantheContrarian

It would have been interesting to see Pluto-rise over Charon and vice versa.

17 07 2017
countenance

Remember, this is a pure simulation based on real world data. That could probably be arranged. Though in real life, Pluto and Charon are doubly synchronously locked to each other, so standing on the surface of either one, the other is always in the same position in each other’s sky, or not visible at all if you’re on the side of either that faces away from the other.




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