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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Phobos distant global view from Phobos 2

Filed under Russian Mars missions, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, global views, Phobos

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Phobos distant global view from Phobos 2 This was one of the first images of Mars' moon Phobos (which is about 25 kilometers in diameter) taken by the Phobos 2 mission on February 21, 1989. Phobos 2 took a total of 13 color sets of images of Phobos before contact was lost on March 27, 1989.

Russian Academy of Sciences / Ted Stryk

Copyright holder: Ted Stryk

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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 February 21, 1989

 

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