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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Hayabusa Spots Target Marker

Filed under Messages from Earth, Hayabusa (MUSES-C), asteroid 25143 Itokawa, pics of spacecraft in space, pretty pictures, asteroids, spacecraft

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Hayabusa Spots Target Marker Left hand side image shows the area named MUSES Sea taken at 4:58 a.m., November 20, and right hand side image was taken at 6:24 a.m., November 26. A white light spot inside a red circle is the Target Marker with the names of 880,000 people from 149 countries.


Original image data dated on or about November 26, 2005.

JAXA images may be reused for educational or informational purposes, with restrictions. Visit JAXA's website for more information on their image use policy.


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