Gravitational data from Dawn suggests dome on Ceres is made of volcanic mud

Berlin, Germany (SPX) Jun 12, 2019 When scientists first saw this structure on the images taken by their camera on the Dawn space probe, they could hardly believe their eyes: from the crater-strewn surface of the dwarf planet Ceres rises an even, smooth and steep-sided mountain, towering over 4,000 metres high. It is the highest mountain on the thousand kilometre-diameter, almost spherical dwarf planet, and one of the most remark

A Weird Mud Plume May Have Built the Highest Peak on Dwarf Planet Ceres

A plume of mud from the depths of dwarf planet Ceres may have created the miniature world's highest mountain, a new study reveals — marking the first time scientists have discovered ...

Mon 10 Jun 19 from SPACE.com

Ahuna Mons, tallest mountain on dwarf planet Ceres, is made of volcanic mud

New analysis of data collected by the spacecraft Dawn suggests Ahuna Mons, the tallest mountain on the dwarf planet Ceres, is made of volcanic mud.

Tue 11 Jun 19 from UPI

Ahuna Mons on Ceres: A New and Unusual Type of Volcanic Activity

Berlin, Germany (SPX) Jun 12, 2019 When scientists first saw this structure on the images taken by their camera on the Dawn space probe, they could hardly believe their eyes: from the crater-strewn ...

Tue 11 Jun 19 from SpaceDaily

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