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So Close You Can Almost Touch It
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So Close You Can Almost Touch It
Date: 4 Jul 2005

This image shows the view from Deep Impact's probe 90 seconds before it was pummeled by comet Tempel 1. The image was taken by the probe's impactor targeting sensor.


Last Update: 7 Apr 2011 (AMB)

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD



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