PIA07998: 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
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Full-Res JPEG: PIA07998.jpg (7.048 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

This image is a compilation of four images that were taken on June 13, 2005, through the clear filter of the medium resolution imager camera. The spacecraft is 18,675,137.9 kilometers (11,604,190 miles) away from comet Tempel 1, and the Sun is located to the right of the image.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD

Image Addition Date:
2005-06-16