Transition Sequence of Dust Jet

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Duration: 5 seconds

Transition between two images taken seven hours apart, a preview of the fireworks that may come July 4, when a probe from the Deep Impact spacecraft slams into the comet and may blast off a plume of dust material. The first image was taken June 14, 2005 at 2:17 am EDT and the second image was taken at 9:15 am EDT the same day.

Comets, Scientific Visualizations, SD Video, Solar System


NASA, ESA, P. Feldman (Johns Hopkins University), H. Weaver (Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory), and L. Barranger (STScI)

Publication: June 27, 2005

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