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Bennu from Orbital B

Bennu from Orbital B

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Bennu from Orbital B
A global view of Bennu from an altitude of 690 meters. The asteroid itself is 490 meters across. The photo was taken on 13 June 2019.

The photo has been rotated and brightened from the original, and camera distortion removed using the Photoshop Lens Correction filter with a value of 12.00.

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: Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about June 13, 2019

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