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Hubble Probes Comet 103P/Hartley 2

Hubble Space Telescope observations of comet 103P/Hartley 2, taken on September 25, are helping in the planning for a November 4 flyby of the comet by NASA's Deep Impact eXtended Investigation (DIXI) on NASA's EPOXI spacecraft. (PHOTO NO.: STScI-PRC10-35)

 

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Image Credit: NASA, ESA, Hal Weaver (The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory) and Zolt Levay (Space Telescope Science Institute)

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