Hydra emerges from the shadows

15 julio 2015

Since its discovery in 2005, Pluto’s moon Hydra has been known only as a fuzzy dot of uncertain shape, size, and reflectivity. Imaging obtained during New Horizons’ historic transit of the Pluto-Charon system and transmitted to Earth early this morning has definitively resolved these fundamental properties of Pluto’s outermost moon.img src=»http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sciencedaily/~4/HIljhVfSmaA» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/