The Dark Side of Pluto

  title={The Dark Side of Pluto},
  author={Tod R. Lauer and John R. Spencer and Tanguy Bertrand and Ross A. Beyer and Kirby D. Runyon and Oliver L White and Leslie A. Young and Kimberly Ennico and William B. McKinnon and Jeffrey M. Moore and Cathy B. Olkin and S. Alan Stern and H. Weaver},
  journal={The Planetary Science Journal},
During its departure from Pluto, New Horizons used its LORRI camera to image a portion of Pluto’s southern hemisphere that was in a decades-long seasonal winter darkness, but still very faintly illuminated by sunlight reflected by Charon. Recovery of this faint signal was technically challenging. The bright ring of sunlight forward-scattered by haze in the Plutonian atmosphere encircling the nightside hemisphere was severely overexposed, defeating the standard smeared-charge removal required… 
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