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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-07-06 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Streaky Plain
PIA02930:
A Streaky Plain
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Zebra Saddle
PIA02931:
Zebra Saddle
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Salt Water Taffy
PIA02932:
Salt Water Taffy
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Southwest of the Big Crater (Mosaic)
PIA02933:
Southwest of the Big Crater (Mosaic)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Southern Saddle (Mosaic)
PIA02934:
The Southern Saddle (Mosaic)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-05 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Color of Regolith
PIA02950:
The Color of Regolith
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-05 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros: Closest View Yet! (36 km altitude)
PIA02951:
Eros: Closest View Yet! (36 km altitude)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Battering and Debris
PIA02952:
The Battering and Debris
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Common Craters (Earth and Eros)
PIA02953:
Common Craters (Earth and Eros)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Shapes Galore
PIA02954:
Shapes Galore
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Shape of Eros
PIA02955:
The Shape of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros' Littered Surface from Low Altitude
PIA02956:
Eros' Littered Surface from Low Altitude
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Lacework Surface
PIA02957:
A Lacework Surface
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Impact of Cratering
PIA02958:
The Impact of Cratering
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Vertigo
PIA02959:
Vertigo
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-24 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Rocky Hollow Picture Show
PIA02964:
Rocky Hollow Picture Show
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-24 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Different World, Just Over the Hill
PIA02965:
A Different World, Just Over the Hill
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-24 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Sentinels
PIA02966:
Sentinels
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Add Image to Favorite List 2000-08-25 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Here's Looking at You
PIA02967:
Here's Looking at You
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Looking Along the Southern Hemisphere of Eros
PIA03105:
Looking Along the Southern Hemisphere of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros' Angular Eastern End
PIA03106:
Eros' Angular Eastern End
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Under the Saddle
PIA03107:
Under the Saddle
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Many Faces of Eros
PIA03108:
The Many Faces of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Hint of Structure
PIA03109:
A Hint of Structure
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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An Ancient Ridge
PIA03110:
An Ancient Ridge
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Ups and Downs of Eros
PIA03111:
The Ups and Downs of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Road map for Eros
PIA03112:
A Road map for Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Shape of Eros
PIA03113:
The Shape of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The South Saddle
PIA03114:
The South Saddle
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Tracking a Feature on Eros
PIA03115:
Tracking a Feature on Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Changing Picture of Eros
PIA03116:
A Changing Picture of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros Map and Place Names
PIA03117:
Eros Map and Place Names
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros at Closest Approach
PIA03118:
Eros at Closest Approach
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros Closest Approach Mosaic
PIA03119:
Eros Closest Approach Mosaic
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Color Mapping the Southern Hemisphere
PIA03120:
Color Mapping the Southern Hemisphere
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Look at Psyche
PIA03121:
A Look at Psyche
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Now and Then
PIA03122:
Now and Then
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Big Valley
PIA03123:
The Big Valley
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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An Unusual Perspective
PIA03124:
An Unusual Perspective
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Add Image to Favorite List 2001-02-17 Eros NEAR Shoemaker
Multi-Spectral Imager
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Eros' Battered Surface
PIA03125:
Eros' Battered Surface
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Multiple Horizons
PIA03126:
Multiple Horizons
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Home Stretch Begins
PIA03128:
The Home Stretch Begins
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Mysterious Surface Details
PIA03129:
Mysterious Surface Details
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Packed with Boulders
PIA03130:
Packed with Boulders
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Degraded Craters
PIA03131:
Degraded Craters
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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An Eraser Mark on Eros
PIA03132:
An Eraser Mark on Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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On Eros' Slopes
PIA03133:
On Eros' Slopes
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Bright Crater Wall
PIA03134:
Bright Crater Wall
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Regolith
PIA03135:
Regolith
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Lowest Altitude Diversity
PIA03136:
Lowest Altitude Diversity
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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A Southern Hemisphere Overview
PIA03137:
A Southern Hemisphere Overview
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Closing in on Eros
PIA03138:
Closing in on Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Subtle Colors of Eros
PIA03139:
The Subtle Colors of Eros
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Boulderado
PIA03140:
Boulderado
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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The Environs of NEAR Shoemaker's Landing Site
PIA03141:
The Environs of NEAR Shoemaker's Landing Site
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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NEAR Shoemaker's Path
PIA03142:
NEAR Shoemaker's Path
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Location of the NEAR Shoemaker Landing Site
PIA03143:
Location of the NEAR Shoemaker Landing Site
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Landmarks at NEAR Shoemaker's Touchdown Site
PIA03144:
Landmarks at NEAR Shoemaker's Touchdown Site
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Final Eros Images: Range 1,150 meters (3,773 feet)
PIA03145:
Final Eros Images: Range 1,150 meters (3,773 feet)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Final Eros Images: Range 700 meters (2,300 feet)
PIA03146:
Final Eros Images: Range 700 meters (2,300 feet)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Final Eros Images: Range 250 meters (820 feet)
PIA03147:
Final Eros Images: Range 250 meters (820 feet)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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Final Eros Images: Last, Closest Image of Eros
PIA03148:
Final Eros Images: Last, Closest Image of Eros
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-02 Eros NEAR
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Artist's rendering of the the Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR) spacecraft's rendezvous with the asteroid Eros.
PIA18177:
NASA's NEAR Spacecraft's Rendezvous with Asteroid Eros (Artist's Concept)
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Multi-Spectral Imager
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62 miles above Eros, NASA's NEAR Shoemaker took several frames which were combined to create this anaglyph of the saddle region, 3D glasses are necessary to view this image.
PIA03127:
The Saddle in 3-D
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This picture of asteroid 951 Gaspra is a mosaic of two images taken by the Galileo spacecraft from a range of 5,300 kilometers (3,300 miles), some 10 minutes before closest approach on October 29, 1991.
PIA00118:
Gaspra - Highest Resolution Mosaic
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This montage shows asteroid 951 Gaspra (top) compared with Deimos (lower left) and Phobos (lower right), the moons of Mars.
PIA00078:
Gaspra, Deimos, and Phobos Comparison
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This montage of 11 images taken by NASA's Galileo spacecraft as it flew by the asteroid Gaspra on Oct. 1991, shows Gaspra growing progressively larger in the field of view of Galileo's solid-state imaging camera as the spacecraft approached the asteroid.
PIA00079:
Gaspra Approach Sequence
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-08-13 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This picture of asteroid 951 Gaspra is a mosaic of two images taken by NASA's Galileo spacecraft from a range of 5,300 kilometers (3,300 miles), some 10 minutes before closest approach on October 29, 1991.
PIA00119:
Highest Resolution Gaspra Mosaic
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-09 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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These two color views of the asteroid Gaspra were produced by combining three images taken through violet, green, and infrared filters by NASA's Galileo spacecraft on October 29, 1991.
PIA00125:
Gaspra - True and Enhanced Color
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Gaspra Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This first image of asteroid 951 Gaspra was taken by NASA's Galileo spacecraft on October 29, 1991, from a distance of 16,200 kilometers (10,000 miles). The Sun is shining from the right.
PIA00228:
Gaspra - First Image
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Solid-State Imaging
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This time-exposure picture of the asteroid Gaspra and background stars is one of four optical navigation images made by NASA's Galileo's imaging system to improve knowledge of Gaspra's location for the spacecraft flyby.
PIA00229:
Gaspra Optical Navigation Image
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-08-02 Hale-Bopp Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
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Hubble Images of Comet Hale-Bopp
PIA01289:
Hubble Images of Comet Hale-Bopp
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WFPC2
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Hubble Sees Material Ejected From Comet Hale-Bopp
PIA01291:
Hubble Sees Material Ejected From Comet Hale-Bopp
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
High Resolution Instrument (HRI)
Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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These three pairs of images from NASA's EPOXI mission demonstrate that a dust jet and gaseous carbon dioxide are being released from comet Hartley 2 at the same time, and from the same location on the comet.
PIA13572:
Evidence for a First-of-Its-Kind Comet Jet
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High Resolution Instrument (HRI)
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The upper panel of this figure shows small images of comet Hartley 2 taken by NASA's EPOXI mission over time. The lower panel is a graph showing the variation of total brightness, and the variation of the total amount of carbon dioxide, during the time.
PIA13573:
Carbon Dioxide Fluctuations in Comet Hartley 2
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This montage from NASA's EPOXI mission shows the only five comets imaged up close with spacecraft. The comets vary in shape and size. Comet Hartley 2 is by far the smallest and the most active of small comets.
PIA13576:
Fab Five
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High Resolution Instrument (HRI)
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This zoomed-in image from the High-Resolution Instrument on NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft shows the particles swirling in a 'snow storm' around the nucleus of comet Hartley 2.
PIA13623:
Cometary Flurries
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-18 Hartley 2 EPOXI
Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft obtained these views of the icy particle cloud around comet Hartley 2. The image on the left is the full image of comet Hartley 2 for context, and the image on the right was enlarged and cropped.
PIA13624:
Views of Hartley 2 Nucleus and Inner Coma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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Comet Hartley 2 can be seen in glorious detail in this image from NASA's EPOXI mission. It was taken as the spacecraft flew by around 6:59 a.m. PDT (9:59 a.m. EDT), from a distance of about 700 kilometers (435 miles).
PIA13570:
Introducing Comet Hartley 2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-18 Hartley 2 EPOXI
High Resolution Instrument (HRI)
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This image from the High-Resolution Instrument on NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft shows part of the nucleus of comet Hartley 2. The sun is illuminating the nucleus from the right. A distinct cloud of individual particles is visible.
PIA13622:
Hartley 2, Close Up
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Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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This close-up view of comet Hartley 2 was taken at 7:00 a.m. PDT (10 a.m. EDT), after NASA's EPOXI mission flew by.
PIA13601:
Leaving Comet Hartley 2
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Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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This close-up view of comet Hartley 2 was taken at 7:00 a.m. PDT (10 a.m. EDT), after NASA's EPOXI mission flew by.
PIA13600:
Slipping By Comet Hartley 2
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Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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This close-up view of comet Hartley 2 was taken as NASA's EPOXI mission approached the comet at 6:58 a.m. PDT (9:58 a.m. EDT).
PIA13578:
Closing in on Comet Hartley 2
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Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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This close-up view of comet Hartley 2 was taken as NASA's EPOXI mission approached the comet at 6:59 a.m. PDT (9:59 a.m. EDT).
PIA13579:
Almost There at Comet Hartley 2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
Medium Resolution Instrument (MRI)
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This image montage shows comet Hartley 2 as NASA's EPOXI mission approached and flew under the comet. The images progress in time clockwise, starting at the top left.
PIA13577:
Flying Under Comet Hartley 2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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This image, one of the closest taken of comet Hartley 2 by NASA's EPOXI mission, shows many features across the comet's surface. The length of the comet is equal to the distance between the Capitol building and the Washington Monument in Washington.
PIA13575:
Up Close and Personal with Hartley 2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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This enhanced image, one of the closest taken of comet Harley 2 by NASA's EPOXI mission, shows jets and where they originate from the surface. There are jets outgassing from the sunward side, the night side, and along the terminator.
PIA13574:
Jets Galore
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-18 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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This 3-D image shows the region where NASA's Deep Impact mission sent a probe into the surface of comet Tempel 1 in 2005. This picture was taken six years after the Deep Impact collision. 3D glasses are necessary to view this image.
PIA13627:
Hartley 2 in 3-D
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-03 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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NASA's EPOXI mission took this image of comet Hartley 2 on Nov. 2, 2010. The spacecraft will fly by the comet on Nov. 4, 2010. The white blob and the halo around it are the comet's outer cloud of gas and dust, called a coma.
PIA13566:
Comet Hartley 2 Looms Large in the Sky
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-09-08 Hartley 2 Deep Impact
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This first image of comet 103P/Hartley 2 was taken from NASA's Deep Impact spacecraft 60 days prior to the spacecraft's flyby of the comet.
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Deep Impact Spacecraft's First Glimpse of Comet Hartley 2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-10-26 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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This image from NASA's EPOXI mission shows Hartley 2 moving across the background field of stars. The coma, or cloud of gas and dust around the comet, expands and brightens over this time period. Animation available at the Photojournal.
PIA13547:
Hartley 2 on the Move
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-10-26 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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This artist's concept shows a view of NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft during its Nov. 4, 2010 flyby of comet Hartley 2. The fluffy shell around the comet, called a coma, is made up of gas and dust that blew off the comet's core, or nucleus.
PIA13548:
Comet Hartley 2 Gets a Visitor (Artist Concept)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-04 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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NASA's Deep Impact spacecraft's High- and Medium-Resolution Imagers (HRI and MRI) captured multiple jets emanating from comet Hartley 2 turning on and off while the spacecraft is 8 million kilometers (5 million miles) away from the comet.
PIA13568:
Spacecraft Images Comet Target's Jets Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-05 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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Image taken by NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft during its flyby of comet Hartley 2 on Nov. 4, 2010. The spacecraft came within about 700 kilometers (435 miles) of the comet's nucleus at the time of closest approach.
PIA13602:
Flight of the Comet Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-11-18 Hartley 2 EPOXI
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Infrared scans of comet Hartley 2 by NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft show carbon dioxide, dust, and ice being distributed in a similar way and emanating from apparently the same locations on the nucleus.
PIA13628:
The Many Faces of Hartley 2
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Images obtained by NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft show an active end of the nucleus of comet Hartley 2. Icy particles spew from the surface. Most of these particles are traveling with the nucleus; fluffy 'snowballs' about 3 centimeters to 30 centimeters.
PIA13625:
Icy Particle Spray Animation Icon
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Icy particles in the cloud around Hartley 2, as seen by NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft. A star moving through the background is marked with red and moves in a particular direction, with a particular speed; icy particles move in random directions.
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Tracking "Snowballs" Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-10-13 Holmes Spitzer Space Telescope
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NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope captured this picture of comet Holmes in March 2008, five months after the comet suddenly erupted and brightened a millionfold overnight.
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Anatomy of a Busted Comet
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-08-02 Hyakutake Hubble Space Telescope
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Comet Hyakutake C/1996 B2
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Comet Hyakutake C/1996 B2
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-08-03 Hyakutake Hubble Space Telescope
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Hubble Probes Inner Region of Comet Hyakutake
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Hubble Probes Inner Region of Comet Hyakutake
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