The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Filed under pretty pictures, animation, pics of Earth by planetary missions, Earth, the Moon
The SMART-1 lunar probe, a European Space Agency mission, captured this sequence of images as the Earth disappeared behind the moon and then re-emerged. The prominent landform is Brazil.
Original image data dated on or about August 29, 2006.
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