Category Archives: LRO
LROC Images LROC (Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera), which is aboard the lunar satellite LRO (Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter), is currently collecting data and returning an immense wealth of information in the form of images of the Moon. At the web site … Continue reading
http://lroc.sese.asu.edu/EPO/LROC/lroc.php?pg=what What is LROC? The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) is designed to address two of the prime LRO measurement requirements: 1) Assess meter scale features to facilitate selection of future landing sites on the Moon. 2) Acquire images of … Continue reading
Interested in learning more about lunar maps and how they might be used in todays smart devices. http://www.google.com/moon/#lat=12.297068&lon=10.458984 http://news.cnet.com/8301-19514_3-10278326-239.html http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2008/pdf/1640.pdf http://www.asemonline.org/smart-phone-apps
http://target.lroc.asu.edu/da/qmap.html Lunar map with high resolution patches from the LROC showing a lot of detail.