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High quality Deep Impact space picture, poster, slide, or Duratrans backlit transparency. NASA photograph PIA03297.
The original image file for this picture is small. A few pixels will be noticeable at the 08x10 inch size on close examination. Larger sizes hung on a wall and viewed from several feet will look fine.
This image is a compilation of nine images that were taken on June 15, 2005 through the clear filter of the medium resolution camera. The spacecraft is 16,896,900 kilometers (10,499,250 miles) away from the comet. This image is displayed on a logarithmic scale that enhances the comet's coma.
Addition Date: June 17, 2005
Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD