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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Final Flight

Filed under pretty pictures, the Moon, Japanese lunar missions, animation

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The final 3D model based on the last observations by the Terrain Cameras on board the Kaguya lunar orbiter, just a few minutes before the controlled impact that ended the mission. June 11, 2009. Credit: JAXA.


Original image data dated on or about June 11, 2009.

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