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Curiosity departs Earth

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Gerhard Dangl

Curiosity departs Earth
Austrian amateur astronomer Gerhard Dangl captured this video of the Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) spacecraft departing Earth about 10.5 hours after its November 26 launch. A still image is available from his website.

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Original image data dated on or about November 26, 2011

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