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Blink animation of Hartley 2's jets
Filed under pretty pictures, animation, comets, comet Hartley 2, Deep Impact
Two images from Deep Impact's Medium Resolution Imager taken just seconds apart near the spacecraft's November 4, 2010 flyby of Hartley 2 blink back and forth, which reveals the three-dimensional depth of Hartley 2's jets and the cloud of particles that accompanies it.
NASA / JPL / UMD / Brown University
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Original image data dated on or about November 4, 2010
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