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Earth from Hayabusa

Earth from Hayabusa

ISAS / JAXA / Emily Lakdawalla

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.

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 May 18, 2004

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