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Halley's Comet nucleus

Halley's Comet nucleus

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Halley Multicolor Camera Team / Giotto Project / ESA

Halley's Comet nucleus
The European Space Agency’s Giotto spacecraft photographed Halley’s Comet from a distance of just 600 kilometers.

Most ESA images can be reused for noncommercial purposes as long as they are properly credited. For more information and other uses, read ESA's copyright notice.

Original image data dated on or about March 14, 1986

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