PIA02133: Looking Back at a Job Well Done
 Target Name:  Tempel 1
 Is a satellite of:  Sol (our sun)
 Mission:  Deep Impact
 Spacecraft:  Deep Impact
 Instrument:  High Resolution Instrument (HRI)
 Product Size:  504 x 506 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  University of Maryland
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA02133.tif (255.5 kB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA02133.jpg (7.689 kB)

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This image shows the view from Deep Impact's flyby spacecraft as it turned back to look at comet Tempel 1. Fifty minutes earlier, the spacecraft's probe was run over by the comet. That collision kicked up plumes of ejected material, seen here streaming away from the back side of the comet. This image was taken by the flyby craft's high-resolution camera.

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