NASA Deep Impact MRI Image of Tempel 1 - June 13, 2005

Status Report From: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Posted: Friday, June 17, 2005


This image is a compilation of 4 images that were taken on June 13, 2005, through the clear filter of the Medium Resolution Imager (MRI) camera. The spacecraft is 18,675,137.9 km (11,604,190 miles) away from comet Tempel 1, and the Sun is located to the right of the image.

Image credit: NASA/JPL

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