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Tempel 1 on May 30, 2005

Tempel 1 on May 30, 2005
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Tempel 1 as seen with the medium resolution imager through a clear filter on May 30, 2005. The spacecraft was 31,184,802.5 km (19,377,340 miles) from the comet. The image shows Tempel 1 in a field of background stars where some stars are partially obscured by the comet's coma.

CREDIT: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD

 

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