|Target Name: Earth, Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun), Mission: Galileo, Spacecraft: Galileo Orbiter, Instrument: Solid-State Imaging, Product Size: 1700 samples x 2164 lines, Produced By: U.S. Geological Survey, Addition Date: 1998-06-04. Primary Data Set: Galileo EDRs, Full-Res JPEG: PIA00342.jpg (262.2 kB)|
The distinct bright ray crater at the bottom of the Moon is the Tycho impact basin. The lunar dark areas are lava rock filled impact basins. This picture contains same scale and relative color/albedo images of the Earth and Moon. False colors via use of the 1-micron filter as red, 727-nm filter as green, and violet filter as blue. The Galileo project is managed for NASA's Office of Space Science by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
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