The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
JAXA / ISAS
JAXA images may be reused for educational or informational purposes, with restrictions. Visit JAXA's website for more information on their image use policy.
Original image data dated on or about March 3, 2009
Explore related images:
asteroid 25143 Itokawa,
Cosmos 1 flight unit
Maximus with lifeboat
Testing LightSail 2
Color global view of Ceres: Oxo and Haulani craters
Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.
Support the Bruce Murray Space Image Library and help us share the wonders of other worlds.