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Stardust's first close-approach image of Tempel 1

Stardust's first close-approach image of Tempel 1

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Stardust's first close-approach image of Tempel 1
Stardust took this image of comet Tempel 1 at 04:35 UTC on February 15, from a distance of approximately 2,540 kilometers.

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Original image data dated on or about February 15, 2011

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