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Flying away from Earth

Flying away from Earth

NASA / GSFC / UA / Emily Lakdawalla

Flying away from Earth
As OSIRIS-REx departed from its 22 September 2017 Earth flyby, it took a sequence of images of the diminishing, rotating planet with its NavCam.

These images have been de-distorted and rotated to align them.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about September 22, 2017

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