Comet Tempel 1 Now in StardustNeXT's Field of View - Universe Today
[/caption] It’s comet ahoy! for the Stardust spacecraft, which is on its way to a Valentine’s Day meetup with comet Tempel 1. The images above were taken on Jan. 18 and 19 from a distance of 26.3 million kilometers (16.3 million miles), and 25.4 million kilometers (15.8 million miles). On Feb. 14, Stardust will fly … Continue reading "Comet Tempel 1 Now in StardustNeXT’s Field of View"