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Earth from Hayabusa2

Earth from Hayabusa2

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JAXA, courtesy Hidehiko Suzuki

Earth from Hayabusa2
This was Hayabusa2’s view of Earth during its 4 December 2015 flyby. Ice-covered Antarctica is at the center of the image, and Australia is near the right. This photo has been specially processed to portray Earth’s colors as the human eye would perceive them.

JAXA images may be reused for educational or informational purposes, with restrictions. Visit JAXA's website for more information on their image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about December 4, 2015

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