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DS-1 Close Encounter with Comet Borrelly

Saturday, September 22, 2001

The Deep Space 1 (DS-1) spacecraft flew by the comet Borrelly on September 22, 2001, providing the highest resolution imagery ever collected of a comet to date.

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