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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Earthset Glare Viewed by Kaguya

Filed under pics of Earth by planetary missions, pretty pictures, Earth, the Moon, many worlds, Japanese lunar missions, animation

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The Earth sets in the glare of the sun in this rarely-seen video from the Kaguya lunar orbiter in October 2008.


Original image data dated on or about October 14, 2008.

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


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