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Asteroid Caught Marching Across Galaxy
Asteroid Caught Marching Across Galaxy Asteroid Caught Marching Across Galaxy

There are two asteroid "footprints" tromping across this starry nebula. Can you find them? Hint: the asteroids are warmer in this infrared view, so they appear yellow-green instead of red (the longest, or lowest-energy, wavelengths of infrared light are colored red in this image). View in full screen mode for the best view. The answer is on the next slide.
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  Jet Propulsion Laboratory
   California Institute of Technology
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