NASA creates mosaic of Moon’s North Polar Region

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moonmosaicThe moon goes through various phases during its cycles, but this is a view you won’t normally see.

NASA scientists used cameras aboard an orbiter to create a mosaic of the moon’s North Polar Region.

It’s made up of more than 10,000 pictures.

Two specialized cameras captured details including texture and shading on the moon.

A web version allows viewers to zoom and pan around areas.