Dawn Spacecraft Captures Mysterious White Blotch on Ceres’ Surface

January 26, 2015 5:47 PM

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Earlier last week, NASA released several black and white photos of the dwarf planet Ceres featuring a flickering, white spot. NASA scientists however weren’t able to give any scientific explanation of what the white blotch may be.

The photos were taken January 13 by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft, which is scheduled to reach the planet on Mars 6.

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