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Eros rotation animation

Eros rotation animation

NASA / JHUAPL

Eros rotation animation
One full rotation of the asteroid Eros as seen by the Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR; later renamed NEAR Shoemaker) spacecraft on February 16, 2000, two days after its arrival. View more information here.

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Original image data dated on or about February 16, 2000

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