PIA03298: Deep Impact View of Tempel 1
Target Name: Tempel 1
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Deep Impact
Spacecraft: Deep Impact
Instrument: Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
Product Size: 512 x 512 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: University of Maryland
Producer ID: DI_T1_doy166_lin.jpg
Full-Res TIFF: PIA03298.tif (262.6 kB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA03298.jpg (7.006 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

This image is a compilation of nine images that were taken on June 15, 2005 through the clear filter of the medium resolution camera. The spacecraft is 16,896,900 kilometers (10,499,250 miles) away from the comet. This image is displayed on a linear scale that enhances the comet's coma.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD

Image Addition Date:
2005-06-17