Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Approaching Mars from spaceship Earth, early 2018

Approaching Mars from spaceship Earth, early 2018
Approaching Mars from spaceship Earth, early 2018 Damian Peach assembled this montage of images taken from January through April, 2018, with a 1-meter remote-controlled telescope in Chile. During this period the distance separating Mars and Earth decreased from 284 to 129 million kilometers, and the angular diameter went from 4.8" to 10.8". Damian Peach / Chilescope team

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