Preliminary Bennu Shape Model (Nov. 2018)

This preliminary shape model of asteroid Bennu was created from a compilation of images taken by OSIRIS-REx’s PolyCam camera during the spacecraft’s approach toward Bennu during the month of November. This 3D shape model shows features on Bennu as small as six meters.

3D OBJ and STL files of the original shape model and this updated version are available for download.

Date Taken: Nov. 24, 2018

Instrument Used: OCAMS (PolyCam)

Credit: Credit: NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona


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