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OSIRIS-REx MapCam view of Earth, just after flyby

OSIRIS-REx MapCam view of Earth, just after flyby

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NASA / GSFC / UA / Björn Jónsson

OSIRIS-REx MapCam view of Earth, just after flyby
OSIRIS-REx’s MapCam looked at the Pacific Ocean through color filters just hours after the flyby when Earth filled its field of view. The photo was taken on 23 September 2017 at 00:03 from a range of 179,000 kilometers.

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

Original image data dated on or about September 23, 2017

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