My Astro prediction came true at Tomorrowland fire

My astrology prediction of being very careful of fires and expecting big sparks on July 26 on this blog have proven true at the Tomorrowland Unite Spain Festival where 22000 people were evacuated when a huge fire broke out. Amazingly no one was hurt or injured. 

Original article link https://infinitynow.wordpress.com/2017/07/26/fireball-sun-conjunct-mars/

Tomorrowland fire Astrology Tara Greene

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Fireball-Sun conjunct Mars

Sun in Leo conjunct Mars Astrology Tara Greene

That Leo Prideful SUN conjuncts big Macho MARS July 26 @ 4+ degrees of LEO. This marks a new cycle of action passion desires will strength courage creativity and drive for about the next two years. Are you ready?

 A conjunction is a conception a seeding. This one is totally testosterone Regal. Gotta love the Divine Masculine. Hail to the chief. Remember that every woman also has her inner Divine masculine. This is the action in the world part of a woman. She listens to her feelings and intuition first then her inner King on bent knee says “I will make it happen.”

Leo is the SUN KING the Golden source LIGHT of all Lights the biggest STAR in our SUN system. Leo and the SUN symbolize and are head honcho. Fiercely masculine all about drive spark sexuality. Mars ruler of Men war passion sex defenses and the SUN in LEO create a seminal moment.  “All the King’s Men. “

Leo, Prince of Wands, Tara Greene

Prince of Wands LEO fiery symbol Thoth Tarot 

Check out where 4+ degree of LEO is in your natal chart to see where this new all macho flash of light triggers the action in your natal chart. 

I often find that hindsight in Astrology helps us to understand how it works as it is all about cycles. 

The SUN and MARS last conjoined on June 14, 2015, @ 23 degrees GEMINI which brings in a more intellectual and information driven explosion. This is close to where Saturn is opposite to now. You may want to look back at what was happening in your life then that is being tested weighed out and reaped karma since then.

Before that the Sun + Mars joined up on April 18, 2013, at 29 degrees ARIES a triple fire initiation event. The element that the conjunction occurs in colors its meaning of course. The last degree of Aries or any sign is always considered to be critical. The Boston Marathon bombing happened three days later.  Was there also an explosive or traumatic event in your life at that time?  What was initiated then? 

Note that planet URANUS is also sitting on that 29th degree right now. PLanets leave ghost point tracks all over the 360 degrees of the Zodiac. Every time a planet crosses one the old energy imprint is still there. 

This Firey firey firey conjunction may create many sparks some very literal.

ALwayd DANGER OF FIRES this is super heated. Volcanic explosions solar flares etc.

This can range from Leaders getting fired upon in the news. War situations heating up and big battles between Super Powers and those in power. Shout outs competition wars lots of bragging and over the top gaudy opulence. LEO likes DRAMA. 

If you are born  July 24-26 you will feel this energy very intensely. This also  affects early FIXED SIGNS of SCORPIO- which JUPITER will further blow up in October. Early Taurus peeps will feel the urge to roar and get competitive. Early AQUARIUS peeps will need to step into the center stage. 

Cities and countries mainly affected by this SOL/ MARS conjunction

The city of NEW YORK founded July 26, 1788, Happy 229th Birthday!!!

Warsaw Poland  July 26, 1376. The Dutch Republic July 26, 1581.

The Central Intelligence Agency born July 26, 1947.  FBI July 26, 1908

Other LEO countries not necessarily at early Leo Degrees: Afghanistan France Italy Sicily Macedonia Romania  Bolivia Ivory Coast Indonesia NORTH KOREA Pakistan Ukraine Singapore. 

ALSO NOTING: ISRAEL with its LEO MOON at exactly 4+ degrees of LEO. Israeli’s are known as the Lion of Judah. Things are always hot and warlike in this country and this conjunction may be a trigger for much worse violence. 

FAMOUS CELEBRITIES born JULY 26

Mick Jagger  Kevin Spacey of House of Cards Fame- which I am totally into these days. Sandra Bullock  Helen Mirren

The Oracle symbols for this degree by John Sandbach

“Leo 5. Through narrow, winding streets, a man is following a mysterious woman.  Manifesting/Inspired. (Degree Angel: Nanael (NA-na-El) No Agenda, Spiritual Communication)

You have a burning desire to know what is at the core of things, to understand the hidden aspects of reality, which of course means the hidden aspects of yourself. This curiosity can lead you to many places – both within and without – and take you far afield from the familiar. You tend to be without plans – your only agenda being to go wherever you sense the ever-elusive truth is leading you.

The Chandra Symbol for this degree is “A seemingly young man, but with gray hair.” Certain aspects of you are far more developed and wise than are others. Of course, there is also part of you that will never grow up, and this eternal youth and naivete is wonderful and can serve and enhance the purposes of the wise old one within. What is important is that these two aspects of self grow more and more to love one another to enhance the joy and wisdom they have to impart.

Pleiadian Symbol: Rocks which, by their shape, seem like people who look down from a great height.

Azoth Symbol: Seekers arrive at a holy city.

Seed degree: Taurus 23. Inside a tornado a spiral staircase. (Omega Symbol). Finding our center in the midst of the intensity and distraction of outer experience we are able to seek and eventually connect with our inner, intuitive self – the source of all wisdom. 

A salamander glowing red-orange. (Chandra Symbol). Recognizing the wonder of our own individual uniqueness we realize that we hold within us an eternal wisdom that transcends time. “

Mars Sun conjunction Astronomy Tara Greene

IN ASTRONOMY  

Mars -Solar Conjunction

Every day for over two decades, the U.S. has had a presence at Mars, using spacecraft to understand this extreme world and its potential as a past or present habitat for life. During that time, all spacecraft have become virtually incommunicado for about two weeks every two years. The reason is solar conjunction. Solar conjunction is the period when Earth and Mars, in their eternal march around the Sun, are obscured from each other by the fiery orb of the Sun itself. Like dancers on either side of a huge bonfire, the two planets are temporarily invisible to each other.

The solar conjunction moratorium on commanding will be July 22 to Aug. 1, 2017.

Mission controllers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory respond in a variety of ways. They turn off some instruments.  No one attempts to send new instructions to Mars during solar conjunction. It’s impossible to predict what information might be lost due to interference from charged particles from the Sun, and that lost information could potentially endanger the spacecraft. Instead, prior to solar conjunction, engineers send two weeks’ worth of instructions and wait.” https://mars.nasa.gov/allaboutmars/nightsky/solar-conjunction/

I hope that the Sun Mars conjunction initiates a great golden fire of love so bright and strong courageous and daring that you become the source of Light for your self and everyone around you.

For all the men in the world, your highest expression of the Masculine is to be the Light Warriors. Protecting and defending the Divine Feminine and opening your own hearts in strength and vulnerability in service to Love and not war.

Be safe don’t play with matches.

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Amazing Numerology, 7/17/2017 Seventh Heaven

July 17, 2017 is 7/17/2017 When added up = 7 + 17+ 2017= 2+0+4+1 = 7

That’s a pretty magical SEVENTH HEAVEN, Crown chakra activation day.

The Number 7 has very powerful significance. 

There were 7 major classical planets upon which the entire symbolism of the number 7 is built. It’s always about Astronomy. 

There are 7 days of the week, each one named for a planet, the Moon or the SUN. 

There are 7 colors in the rainbow. The 7 musical notes are also all related to the planets.

There are 7 major chakra centers in the human body and 7 orifices in the human face, seven ages of man.

There are 7 deadly sins, 7 seas, 7 continents. There are 7 Heavens and Hells’ classically. 

7 is considered to be a lucky number. In the Zohar, the seven lower sefirot are those aspects of God that are present in asiyah, the world of action on the Tree of Life.

In the Major Arcana of the TAROT Number 7 is THE CHARIOT

It is related to the sign of Cancer, which is about mothering, emotions, nurturing, nourishment, home, the womb, childhood and emotional security and safety. 

In HEBREW GEMATRIA

Seven is one of the greatest power numbers in Judaism, representing Creation, good fortune, and blessing. A Hebrew word for luck, gad, equals seven in gematria. Another Hebrew word for luck, mazal, equals 77. The emphasis on seven continues in practice with seven wedding blessings, seven circuits performed around a groom, and seven days of mourning after the death of a close relative. Events, prayers, and esoteric observances that involve multiples of seven are also common. Natural and supernatural entities (angels) are often grouped by sevens (I Enoch 20; II Enoch 19). Seven is a factor in many occult elements and events.  Seven is also the preferred number in spells, magic squares, amulets. –http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/judaism-numbers/

THE 7th or CROWN CHAKRA activation

The 7th or Crown chakra is located at the top of the head. The Sahaswara, in Sanskrit symbolized by a thousand petalled lotus, connects us to receive the One mind, our Higher Selves, the Godhead or Infinite intelligence, known as the state of Enlightenment. Medieval paintings of Jesus with a golden halo represents this crown chakra activation. Western Mystics also called this state of awareness the 7th Heaven. True opening of the 7th chakra means the realization that you are pure awareness, pure consciousness, undivided, and all expansive. 

Practical tools for aligning with the 7th chakra

Opening the 7th chakra enables us to Ascend beyond the 3rd dimension into the realms of the 5th Dimension and beyond into vast new awareness. The Solfeggio tone is 963 Hz. And the Key of B

Gemstones to aid in opening the 7th chakra. Moldavite, sugalite, amethyst, clear quartz crystals and diamonds. Its symbol is the thousand eyed peacock.

Essential oils: Lotus, jasmine, sandalwood, frankincense, myrrh, benzoin, neroli, angelica, lavender,

CLEANSE using sage, Palo Santo, myrrh, copal, juniper, and frankincense

This is the most powerful of all the chakras. We must be very, very grounded to connect to this highest chakra. Be careful, your ego must surrender fully to allow only divine will to guide you.

Breathe, and continuously chant the sacred sound OHM to begin.
MEDITATE on accessing pure love and the White LIGHT of Source.
Your intention to open your crown chakra will begin the process. There are different ways to visualize this. Bring your attention to the top of your head and visualize it opening like an observatory and see, sense and feel your head open to receiving Divine Light.

In meditation on this article I received this image and it fits in with the symbolism of the Chariot. All babies are instinctively motivated to drink their mother’s milk for sustenance and survival. Picture the crown chakra opening as a newborn baby’s mouth. All the stars in the Galaxy were considered by the Ancient Egyptians to be drops of the Great Mother’s breast milk spilled across the sky. That is why it is called the Milky Way galaxy.

Imagine that you are suckling on the sweet milk from the galaxy itself as the unconditional milk of loving kindness. This will put you in a state of Bliss and oneness. If you’ve ever nursed a baby or seen one nursing you will know what this bliss is like.

Open yourself from deep surrender in trust to Love, to the One, to becoming whole again. Stay in this meditation for as long as you like. It should become a daily practice. Then we must embody and live in an enlightened state of unity consciousness.

Use this special numerology day to feel how the universe has order and meaning. It is a day of balance, order and feeling our connection as vibrations, and to open all of our chakras in a rainbow colored display of beauty. 

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Cazimi, in the heart of the Sun today

Mercury Cazimi Tara Greene astrology
Exact at 1:50 pm today EST, our consciousness, minds, and awareness are connected to the HEART of the SUN, a very powerful place. We are heart and mind centered in ONE LIGHT.
 
The Sun indeed loves us, shedding its’ light and warmth which creates life onto everything in the Milky Way Galaxy.
 
This is a huge opportunity to focus our consciousness at the heart of the Sun, Galactic Light/Love SOURCE.
 
The Sun was worshipped by all ancient cultures, as Ra to the Egyptians, as Helios, Apollo, Ravi, Surya. Time to give thanks to the SUN’s love today.
 
MERCURYis Retrograde Cazimi right now. This is a Medieval astrological term used to refer to planets that are so close to a conjunction with the Sun that they are “in the heart” of the Sun. Cazimi is a Latin transliteration of the Arabic term kaṣmīmī, which means “as if in the the heart”.
 
HAPPY CAZIMI consciousness to you.
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Wish upon a star tonight, Venus exalted

Venus is at her brightest this week as the beautiful evening star. You can look up and see her and Mars tangoing passionately close to each other joined by the crescent Moon and Mars nearby! Venus is also at her exaltation degree too now at 27° today, a very auspicious sign.

Venus Moon Mars Jan 31 2017

PLUS! Venus is in a square to the GALACTIC CENTER, at 27 degrees SAGITTARIUS where all cosmic information and souls enter and exit this Galaxy. She squares solid, honest, mystical insightful, SATURN in Sagittarius to give those wishes weight and apply the Feminine Form of GENIUS of JUNO nearby which adds powerful mystical potency to this aspect!

The TAROT card which governs this Decan is the 10 of cups;

10 of cups meaning Tara Greene Tarot psychic

“Satiety” in the Thoth Tarot

Here are 3 symbol keys for this degree.

The Sabian symbol for 27-28 deg Pisces

“A Fertile Garden Under The Full Moon Reveals A Variety Of Full-Grown Vegetables.”

Kozminsky Symbol for 28º Pisces: A black cat sitting on an old parchment-covered book.

“A black cat sitting on an old parchment-covered book.”
Denotes one who, if he lives beyond infancy, will rise to a position of some responsibility. Blessed with superior gifts, this native will be esteemed for his wisdom and understanding. He leans towards old things and will reflect the tendencies of his ancestors. He receives favors from old people and has fortunate dealings with others. It is a symbol of Firmness.”

Janduz symbol: 

“A seer with tousled long hair gesticulates in the street while in the temple, a priestess predicts his future to a young man.”
Wise, ambitious, and altruistic character endowed with psychic gifts. Researches in chemistry, medicine, or political sciences are rewarded by a prize or some high distinction, but they also arouse many petty jealousies and slanderous campaigns.”

Make a wish upon a star, TONIGHT! Remember you are a STAR too.

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Dragons, Scorpions and Goats

The DRACONIDS Meteor showers peaked last night. This is an annual event. The constellation of Draco is one of the most ancient and was one of the first 88 constellations that were categorized in the  West. The main star Thuban was the northern Pole Star around 3,000 BC, during the time of the ancient Egyptians. The King’s chamber in the Great Pyramid is aligned with Thuban along with the Great and small bear and Orion and Sirius. 

Draco, dragons, Egypt, Astronomy

Due to the Precession of the Equinoxes it will be the pole star again around the year 21,000 AD. The ancient myths about dragons worldwide are allusions to this once prominent Constellation.  It is a very large constellation, snaking around the most northerly point in the sky and never sets. It covers over 250 degrees of the Zodiac from the Signs of Aries to Sagittarius and containing 18 named fixed stars.

DRAGONS are hugely popular because of Game of Thrones.

star maps, astronomy, Tara Greene

The origins of the constellation, Draco was probably the female Chaldean dragon Tiamat, the sea serpent of primordial chaos. Other later myths point to Draco representing the dragon that guarded the golden apples in the garden of the Hesperides or the serpent Python slain by Apollo after the deluge.

Tiamat was a monster of primeval darkness, just such a monster as exists in almost every mythology and must be overcome by the powers of sunlight before the creation of the world can take place.

Dragons in European Tales have usually bean fearful beasts, wreaking terror into the hearts of the simple people, blasting their firey breaths in destruction to protect their cavernous treasure troves of jewels and wealth. Heroes fought the dragons as in Saint George as the Dragon. 

In many parts of the world Dragons are revered and honored. Dragons and snakes are virtually interchangeable. 

In INDIA- NAGA’s 5 headed serpents are considered to be the goddess as serpent mother.

Dragons feature in the mythology as the winged feathered serpent of the Mayans, known as Quetzalcoatyl, their Christ-like figure of peace. Dragons were and still are considered to be positive creatures in China, Imperial dragons of the emperorss.  

A Rainbow serpent called Aido Wedo comes from African Dahomey mythology. Aborigines from Australia also revere serpents.

In PERU indigenous peoples worship the Anaconda. This powerful snake spirit appears to those who take ayahuasca and swallows the drinker of the bitter “Vine of death”  to destroy their egos. That is the whole point of a healing journey. 

Dragons are connected to our DNA, as the oroborous serpent eating its tail. Dragons symbolize infinity.

Oroborus, alchemy

 

 Many channellers have focussed on the reptilian looking aliens who have programmed humans through genetic manipulation. Our primal brain is called the reptilian part of our brain this is our instinctual primed for survival only  oldest part of our brains. 

The Kabalists associated DRACO with the Hebrew letter “Mem: and the 13th Tarot Symbol of “Death. 

Snakes are very ancient symbols of rebirth as a snake sheds its skin and does not die, it regrows a new one. Our ancient ancestors who were able to understand and interpret the natural world directly saw the snake/dragon as a symbol of life as an eternal journey. The snake lives on sheds its skin as the body or personality and gains a new one. In the same way, women were considered just like snakes as they shed their menstrual linings every month in concert with the moon, bled, and did not die. As women are also the givers of Life, the symbol of the snake is synonymous with women. 

These annual meteor showers rain their falling stars down on us in the Northern Hemisphere to wish upon and amaze us, and for thousands of years we have observed these magical times. 

A very popular rap singer carries the name of Drako and that is Toronto’s own DRAKE.

DRACO MEDITATION

Do a meditation and ground yourself into Mother earth and then breath the earth energy up your spine and out into the northern most part of the sky to DRACO. Feel the energy of Draco as a living breathing writhing serpent. Feel its ancient power. Ask Draco if she will work with you, and grant you wishes as the meteorites fall. 

Call upon the DRAGON to bring its fire-breathing breath to slay or vanquish any enemies fears or negative energies around you.  Many people I have heard from lately were reporting feeling attacked.  This is the kind of energies you would use to banish any negativity.

Use the dragon power to re-energize your DNA but you must be very grounded to do so. luckily we are under a CAPRICORN earthy moon. Ask to be able to step into the body of the dragon serpent and become a fire breathing dragon yourself.  Those are vert good boundaries to have. Fire signs may enjoy this energy more than most.  If you lack fire then be brave and ask for the brave energetic strength of DRACO to help you. 

The Moon is square JUPITER in LIBRA early this morning in EDT AND PDT. 

Moon conjuncts MARS which may get you up early this long holiday weekend. 

Moon sextiles Neptune for a dreamy imaginative day before noon. 

Moon conjuncts PLUTO in CAP in the night. 

Moon squares SUN at night in PDT we are only a week away from another  Full Moon this time in ARIES.

Thanks to my colleague astrologer Dr. Bairavee Balasubramaniam for posting on this earlier and inspiring me to inspire you to work with dragon/serpent energy. 

Do a spiral dance, the traditional Goddess dance. 

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Quantum conscious leap, double solar eclipse from space

September 1st Solar eclipse as seen from space was a rare Double eclipse of the sun by the earth and the Moon. This creates a quantum consciousness leap.

September 1st as seen from space, NASA’S SOLAR DYNAMICS OBSERVATORY  SDO caught a rare double eclipse when the Earth and Moon lined up recently blocking its view of the Sun. In the video the Earth passes between the SDO and the Sun first while light from the Sun is distorted by the Earth’s atmosphere, making our planet’s edge look fuzzy. Just as the Sun reappears from behind the Earth, the Moon also finishes its transit in front of the Sun. As it has no atmosphere, the edges of the Moon look crisp and sharply defined in comparison with the Sun.

While this unique double eclipse was only visible from space it symbolizes a profoundly important symbolic and spiritual event. It is a quantum consciousness leap as the two feminine bodies, our Earth and the Moon block and change the Electro Magnetic Frequencies from the SUN while it occurred. This signifies the return of the Goddess energies. We absorbed these changes in EMF’s during the Virgo Tropical, LEO SIDEREAL eclipse. This amps up our HIQ. Higher Intelligence Quotient. Did you feel it? 

On a spiritual level, the Sun, planets, and other stars like Arcturus, Sirius, Lyra, and Pleiadian all contain spiritual teachers who note and sense this shift in the Light frequencies. These shifting frequencies affect and uplift everyone’s consciousness and frequencies simultaneously. The Galactic Center, Super Galactic Center, other Black holes, quasars, masers, and the Great Attractor all noted our progress like seismographs note earthquakes.

Do pay Attention to accelerated and heightened growth. Really pay attention to your dreams and to synchronicity. When you meditate tune into the Higher galactic frequencies to tap into the greater picture.

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Pisces solar eclipse, Tara Greene

Red,White and Blue Moon May 22.

MARS, the red planet

   Mars Retrograde, Astrology Tara Greene

will be opposite the Sun and be closest to the earth on MAY 22  

super Moon MAy 5 2012

on a Blue Moon

Moon Goddess workshops Tara Greene

  • During the Mars opposition, the red planet will be brightly visible from dusk to dawn 
  • Eight days later, Mars will be closest it’s been to Earth in more than decade
  • Blue Moon will be on Saturday night, followed by Mars opposition Sunday
  • A Blue Moon is not actually blue, but is third full moon of four in a season

Mars closest to Sun May 22 Tara Greene earthsky

The opposition of Mars will take place on May 22 and will bring the red planet within roughly 47 million miles (75.6 million km) of Earth. This means that it will align with the sun in a way that places Earth directly in between the two objects. Opposition is pictured above, image not to scale.

In effect the earth is eclipsing Mars from a Heliocentric perspective. For APOLLO’S  perspective the earth is swallowing Mars the warrior planet. This is a very powerful image of the FEMININE EARTH MOTHER assimilating the warrior God. The old boys macho warrior energy is dying. Donald Trump is a last hurrah throwback. 

SATURN Retrograde is aligned with ANTARES the Rival of Mars in an isociles triangle. Saturn is death, maturity, karma. This is a very poignant death of the warrior macho god image as well. 

Retrograde planets are considered to be VERY POSITIVE in Traditional VEDIC astrology as they are the brightest in the sky. 
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3597176/Mars-dazzle-weekend-Red-planet-shine-brightly-aligns-sun-reach-closest-distance-Earth-11-YEARS.html#ixzz495Ab9gf8

Starting Sunday night, viewers will be able to see the brightly lit Mars from dusk until dawn.

It will shine 7 times brighter than Saturn, and some 17 times more brilliantly than the red star Antares.

And, red planet will remain exceptionally bright during the weeks to follow.

Once it reaches opposition, it will have quadrupled in brightness just since the start of April, according to EARTHSKY

And, it will be 80 times brighter than it is at its faintest point.

Big Red, Tara Greene astronomy

The Opposition occurs roughly every 26 months, but this year’s event is particularly remarkable.

The opposition of Mars will take place on May 22 and will bring the red planet within roughly 47 million miles (75.6 million km) of Earth, NASA explains.

Mars will reach its highest point in the night sky at midnight, around 35 degrees above the southern horizon.The planet will continue to appear brighter and larger in the sky until June 3.

MARS in the Tarot is the symbol of the TOWER Trump # 16 

The Tower 9/11 tarot tara greene

This is  a huge WAKE UP call. The Tower is a very powerful archetype, destructive, shakes things up, tears things down. America learned the lesson of the destruction of the Tower on 9/11. This is another variation on the energies of the archetype which can take many forms. 

TEMPERS will be very high during the MArs perihelion. Release any old pent up anger in a positive way. Go to the gym and punch a bag, yell, scream, amplify it. Don’t turn it in on yourself. It is just energy. 

And, eight days after opposition, the orbits will bring the planets another half a million miles closer together, bringing them the closest they have been for 11 years.
That’s a very patriotic moon for America and Britain and all other countries that have those colors.

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Science and art, Moon impressionism

THE MOON AS AN IMPRESSIONIST PAINTING

Moon, Impressionist art, Tara Greene

 

The top image is a MASCS VIRS interpolated color composite of the craters Rachmaninoff (lower left) and Copland (upper right). The bottom image is a monochrome MDIS mosaic of the same area. In the VIRS image, red areas like Copland (C) are brighter than blue areas like Rachmaninoff (R). The very bright red region in-between is a suspected volcanic vent (V). The color differences revealed in the VIRS image reveal differences in the composition of the surface rocks, as well as varying degrees of exposure to space weathering in the harsh environment of Mercury.

The VIRS composite shows hundreds of individual footprints tracks (minimum 100-200 m across and 3-4 km long) taken from different directions and altitudes. In locations where multiple footprints cover the same area, the footprint with the best illumination for mineralogical interpretation (usually the lowest incidence angle where shadows are minimized) is used for making the map. In areas where footprints are sparse (separated by tens of km), observations are interpolated for complete coverage of the surface. In the MDIS mosaic, some brightness variations are due to tiling of images taken at different illuminations.

The MESSENGER spacecraft is the first ever to orbit the planet Mercury, and the spacecraft’s seven scientific instruments and radio science investigation are unraveling the history and evolution of the solar system’s innermost planet. During the first two years of orbital operations, MESSENGER acquired over 150,000 images and extensive other data sets. MESSENGER is capable of continuing orbital operations until early 2015.

We are NASA’s Planetary Science Division. Our hardworking robots explore the planets and more on the wild frontiers of our solar system.

Source: What’s Up – May 2016 | News – NASA Solar System Exploration