Counting Craters on the Moon
Date- 16th Sept 10 Source- http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/iTunes/f0004_index.html 'Using the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter (LOLA), NASA scientists have created the first-ever comprehensive catalog of large craters on the moon. In this animation, lunar craters larger than 20km in diameter "light up"? using LOLA elevation data. Craters light up in an east to west (Tranquillitatis toward Orientale) sweep around the Moon.'