Mickey Mouse on Mercury

Disney crater - Mercury - EN0247173011M_nomap

Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington

A Messenger image aquired in June 2012 showing a group of craters on Mercury with an uncanny resemblance to Mickey Mouse.

The formation was named after Walt Disney by the International Astronomical Union in December 2012.

The main crater in the image above is about 105km in diameter.

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