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Stardust's flight past Tempel 1 (version 3)
Filed under pretty pictures, comets, Stardust, amateur image processing, comet Tempel 1, animation
This animation consists of 61 images of Tempel 1 taken by Stardust during its flyby on February 15, 2011. The images have been rotated 180 degrees (so that illumination appears to be coming from above) and aligned.
NASA / JPL / Cornell / animation by Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about February 15, 2011.
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: Emily Lakdawalla
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