A cluster of mysterious bright spots on dwarf planet Ceres can be seen in this image, taken by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft from an altitude of 2,700 miles (4,400 kilometers). The image, with a resolution of 1,400 feet (410 meters) per pixel, was taken on June 9, 2015.
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Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA
What are these lights? Find out more on The Black Vault’s Case File.