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2014 MU69 in color

2014 MU69 in color

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NASA / JHUAPL / SwRI / Thomas Appéré

2014 MU69 in color
To make this portrait of a Kuiper belt object, Thomas Appéré combined high-resolution New Horizons LORRI image from near the time of its closest approach to 2014 MU69 with lower-resolution color data taken from farther away.

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Original image data dated on or about January 1, 2019

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