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New Horizons scientists made this false color image of Pluto using a technique called principal component analysis to highlight the many subtle color differences between Pluto's distinct regions. The image data were collected by the spacecraft’s Ralph/MVIC color camera on July 14 at 11:11 AM UTC, from a range of 22,000 miles (35,000 kilometers). This image was presented by Will Grundy of the New Horizons’ surface composition team on Nov. 9 at the Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS) meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) in National Harbor, Maryland.
originally posted by: Blue Shift
I'm still wondering what it would actually look like out the window of a spaceship parked about that far out in orbit. It's pretty far from the sun, so it should be pretty dark, and without a lot of color. Still, against the black of space, it might stand out pretty brightly, like our own moon.