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Deep Space 1 view of Borrelly (processed to show coma)
Filed under pretty pictures, comets, amateur image processing, global views, Deep Space 1, comet Borrelly
On September 22, 2001, while its parent country was reeling from the September 11th attacks, DS-1 made its close approach to Comet Borrelly.� This image is a long exposure to show features in Borrelly's coma.
NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk
For more information and images from the Borrelly flyby, visit Ted Stryk's blog
Original image data dated on or about September 22, 2001.
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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