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Blink animation of Hartley 2's jets

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Blink animation of Hartley 2's jets 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

Original image data dated on or about November 4, 2010.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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