Motion of Pluto's Five Moons
About this video
Duration: 14 seconds

This video shows the motion of Pluto's five satellites as photographed by the Hubble Space Telescope on July 7, 2012. The three-exposure-time-lapse sequence spans a total of 4.5 hours. The images were taken with Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3 in visible light.


Tags
Astronomical, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Kuiper Belt Objects, Moons, Pluto, Solar System

Credits

Credit: NASA, ESA, M. Showalter (SETI Institute), and L. Frattare and G. Bacon (STScI)

Publication: July 11, 2012


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