Posted by: Paul A. Forsyth | July 15, 2015

Photo of the Day

Charon by New Horizons on 14 July 2015

Pluto’s moon Charon, as imaged by the New Horizons spacecraft, July 14, 2015.

I am told that the dark region toward the north pole of Charon has provisionally been designated Mordor.

Image Source: NASA via Wikimedia Commons.

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