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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Stacked view of the Deep Impact crater on Tempel 1

Filed under pretty pictures, Deep Impact, comets, Stardust, amateur image processing, comet Tempel 1

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Stacked view of the Deep Impact crater on Tempel 1 Several of Stardust's images of the Deep Impact crash site on Tempel 1 have been stacked to produce this view of the crater and central mound on the comet.

NASA / JPL / Cornell / composite by Ian Regan

Original image data dated on or about February 15, 2011.

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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: Ian Regan


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