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'Mickey Mouse' on Mercury

'Mickey Mouse' on Mercury

On June 3, NASA's Messenger probe captured this fun image of three overlapping craters in Mercury's southern hemisphere that resemble the head and ears of Mickey Mouse. The largest crater, forming the famous mouse's head, is approximately 65 miles across. Messenger collected the image as part of its extended mission to detail the geographic features of Mercury. More at MSNBC's Cosmic Log.

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