NASA logo links to www.nasa.gov 10 Things About NASA’s Voyager Mission
 
back   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Our Most Distant Ambassador
Our Most Distant Ambassador Our Most Distant Ambassador

At 11.6 billion miles (18.7 billion kilometers) away from Earth (as of September 12, 2013), the Voyager 1 spacecraft is the most distant human-made object. It passed the previous record holder, Pioneer 10 in 1998. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
› Full image and caption
 
  Jet Propulsion Laboratory
   California Institute of Technology
Start slideshow