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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Nightside jets on Hartley 2

Filed under pretty pictures, comets, comet Hartley 2, Deep Impact

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Nightside jets on Hartley 2 Hartley 2 is an unusually active small comet, a fact made clear by this enhanced view of its night side captured by Deep Impact near its closest approach on November 4, 2010.


Original image data dated on or about November 4, 2010


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