NASA celebrates anniversary of Pluto mission with stunning flyover movie

Get a look at what the surface of Pluto and its moon Charon really look like

In the description of the video, NASA officials wrote, "The viewer first passes over the western margin of Sputnik, where it borders the dark, cratered terrain of Cthulhu Macula, with the blocky mountain ranges located within the plains seen on the right".

The video comes thanks to NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, which made a historic flyby of Pluto back on July 14, 2015, providing scientists with a wealth of data they are still steadily evaluating and learning from.

The video shows everything from ice plains to mountain ranges, and was created using "data and digital elevation models" that NASA collected during New Horizons's fly by.

The flyby also found that all five of Pluto's moons are the same age, and thus were likely formed in the same impact incident between Pluto and other celestial object billions of years ago. The zoomed camera shows the planet's icy plains and stunning mountain ranges, revealing its incredible bladed terrain in further details exhibiting deep and broad pits. The flyover shows us a fascinating variety of landscapes from the pits of Pioneer Terra to the sharply bladed contours of Tartarus Dorsa.

The team behind the mission was "blown away by the incredible diversity of terrain on Pluto and just generally, the collection of phenomena we've observed throughout the Pluto system", project scientist Hal Weaver told CBS News past year. Pluto's largest moon, Charon, is also dotted with craters and overlaid with expansive plains.

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Lasting slightly over one minute, the Charon flyover video begins with a distant view, then comes closer, sweeping over Serenity Chasma, a deep, wide canyon.

The topography on both videos are exaggerated by a factor of two to three to help emphasize the surface details. The probe first captured the images of a dwarf planet in July 2015, giving a new perspective of more that could be found on the icy and rocky planet in the solar system.

"Everywhere we turn are new mysteries", Stern said.

NASA has released a startling flyover video during their annual celebrations of Pluto probe.

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