The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Voyager 2 approach image of Triton
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Voyager 1 and 2, Triton, Neptune's moons, global views
Taken on August 21, 1989, four days before Voyager 2's closest approach to Neptune, this was one of the first images to show surface features on Neptune's largest moon, Triton.
NASA / JPL / color composite by Ted Stryk
Original image data dated on or about August 21, 1989.
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: Ted Stryk
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