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MRI Image of Tempel 1 - June 15, 2005

MRI Image of Tempel 1 - June 15, 2005
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MRI Image of Tempel 1 - June 15, 2005
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The image on the top is a linear display of the comet on June 15, 2005, when the Deep Impact spacecraft was 16,896,900 km (10,499,250 miles) away from the comet. The image on the bottom is a logarithmic display, which enhances the lower intensity of the comet's coma.

CREDIT: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD

 

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