Global Elevation Map of Asteroid Bennu

The surface of Bennu is covered by numerous boulders at the metre scale or larger. The colour scale of the overlay shows elevation above the geopotential from 0 m (blue) to 70 m (red). The global mosaic consists of PolyCam images taken on 1 December 2018 and MapCam images taken on 13 December 2018.

Date Taken: Dec. 13, 2018

Instrument Used: OCAMS (PolyCam and MapCam)

Credit: NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona


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