PIA18165: Hubble Against Earth's Horizon (1997)
 Mission:  Hubble Space Telescope
 Product Size:  3000 x 2000 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  NASA
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA18165.tif (18.01 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA18165.jpg (297.5 kB)

Click on the image above to download a moderately sized image in JPEG format (possibly reduced in size from original)

Original Caption Released with Image:

The Hubble Space Telescope hovers at the boundary of Earth and space in this picture, taken after Hubble's second servicing mission in 1997.

Hubble drifts 353 miles (569 km) above the Earth's surface, where it can avoid the atmosphere and clearly see objects in space.

Image Credit:

Image Addition Date: