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News Release 303 of 966

December 18, 2007 10:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2007-45

Mars: Closest Approach 2007

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Image: Image: Mars on Dec. 3, 2007; longitude ~320 degrees

Image: Mars on Dec. 3, 2007; longitude ~320 degrees

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Mars observation taken Dec. 3, 07; longitude ~225 degrees

Object Name: Mars

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), J. Bell (Cornell University), and M. Wolff (Space Science Institute, Boulder)

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