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And So Our Hero Slowly Fades Into the West
And So Our Hero Slowly Fades Into the West And So Our Hero Slowly Fades Into the West

This look-back image of comet Tempel 1 taken 45 minutes after impact by the impactor of NASA's Deep Impact spacecraft. The ejecta plume is still connected to the nucleus. The impact site is close to the limb on the far side. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UMD
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  Jet Propulsion Laboratory
   California Institute of Technology
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