Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty
The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Hayabusa's last view

Filed under pics of Earth by planetary missions, Hayabusa (MUSES-C), pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Earth

Go Back

Hayabusa's last view This is the final photo captured by Hayabusa as it approached its reentry into Earth's atmosphere. It was taken roughly an hour before the end of the mission, after it had already released the sample capsule.

JAXA / processed by Gordan Ugarkovic

Copyright holder: Gordan Ugarkovic

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about June 13, 2010


Other Related Images


Leave a Comment:

You must be logged in to submit a comment. Log in now.

Fly to an Asteroid!

Send your name and message on Hayabusa-2.

Send your name

Selfies to Space!

Take flight with a selfie on LightSail™ in 2016!

Send a Selfie Now

Connect With Us

Facebook! Twitter! Google+ and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!