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Hayabusa2 SCI artist's concept

Hayabusa2 SCI artist's concept

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Hayabusa2 SCI artist's concept
This artist's concept shows Hayabusa2 deploying the Small Carry-on Impactor, SCI (left), and then hiding behind Ryugu (right) as the device explodes, shooting a copper plate into the surface. The DCAM3 camera system watches in the foreground.

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