Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating

18 septiembre 2014

Miranda, a small, icy moon of Uranus, is one of the most visually striking and enigmatic bodies in the solar system. Despite its relatively small size, Miranda appears to have experienced an episode of intense resurfacing that resulted in the formation of at least three remarkable and unique surface features — polygonal-shaped regions called coronae.
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