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This Photojournal from NASA provides the first image of Earth captured from the outer solar system since Voyager 1 went to Neptune. In a magnified view, the moon is seen as a small protrusion.  The article provides details about how the image was made.
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Astronomy
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= Saturn
= The Moon
- Space Exploration
= Robotic Exploration
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image credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute; image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from December 16, 2008 until January 1, 2009. View the feature here!


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Keywords: Voyager 1, image, photograph
Record Creator: Metadata instance created December 17, 2007 by Ann Deml
Record Updated: Mar 11, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena), WWW Document, (http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA08324).
AJP/PRST-PER
NASA Photojournal: Pale Blue Orb, (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena), <http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA08324>.
APA Format
NASA Photojournal: Pale Blue Orb. (n.d.). Retrieved November 22, 2014, from Jet Propulsion Laboratory: http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA08324
Chicago Format
Jet Propulsion Laboratory. NASA Photojournal: Pale Blue Orb. Pasadena: Jet Propulsion Laboratory. http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA08324 (accessed 22 November 2014).
MLA Format
NASA Photojournal: Pale Blue Orb. Pasadena: Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 22 Nov. 2014 <http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA08324>.
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