Spacecraft Returns Stunning Close-Ups Of Mercury During Flyby

Some of the images taken of Mercury by ESA/JAXA’s BepiColombo spacecraft during its third flight … [+] Mercury flyby on June 19, 2023. Many geologic features are visible including the newly named Manley impact crater. ESA/BepiColombo/MTM, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO The BepiColombo spacecraft returned three images of Mercury after a brief flyby of the planet … Read more