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IKAROS spacecraft from DCAM2

IKAROS spacecraft from DCAM2

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IKAROS spacecraft from DCAM2
DCAM2 is a tiny camera deployed by IKAROS to photograph its sail after deployment; it captured this view after sail deployment was complete, transmitting the images wirelessly to the spacecraft.

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 June 16, 2010

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