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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Earth from Hayabusa

Filed under pretty pictures, global views, pics of Earth by planetary missions, Earth, Hayabusa (MUSES-C)

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Earth from Hayabusa Hayabusa snapped this image of Earth during its flyby on May 18, 2004 at 15:00 UTC. Four of Earth's continents are clearly visible -- North America at left, South America at the bottom, Africa on the right, and eastern Europe above it.

ISAS / JAXA / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about May 18, 2004


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