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Voyager 2's departing look at Triton's crescent

Voyager 2's departing look at Triton's crescent

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NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk

Voyager 2's departing look at Triton's crescent
From the far side of Triton, Voyager 2 looked back and Neptune's largest moon, sailing away from its final planetary encounter. The photos for this color composite were taken on August 25, 1989.

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Original image data dated on or about August 25, 1989

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