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Stunning photo of Earth snapped from 900 million miles away by NASA spacecraft [Amazing Photo of the Day]

Posted By Ashraf On July 25, 2013 @ 6:55 AM In General Tech | 4 Comments

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See that spec where the arrow in the above photo is pointing? That is Earth, and the planet with rings you see in the foreground of the photo is Saturn. This is a photo taken by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, a spacecraft that is 900 million miles away and was sent to study Saturn. Simply stunning.

[via NASA [2], Dvice [3]]


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[3] Dvice: http://www.dvice.com/2013-7-23/nasa-unveils-image-earth-beneath-rings-saturn

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