Farthest ever images taken by NASA's ...

Farthest ever images taken by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft 6 billion km away

Feb 12, 2018 Read more: Xinhuanet

With its Long Range Reconnaissance Imager , New Horizons has observed several Kuiper Belt objects and dwarf planets at unique phase angles, as well as Centaurs at extremely high phase angles to search for forward-scattering rings or dust. These December 2017 false-color images of KBOs 2012 HZ84 and 2012 HE85 are, for now, the farthest from Earth ever captured by a spacecraft.

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