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SPACE: How Small We Are

Earth and Moon from NASA's OSIRIS-REx

Here’s a new perspective on your home planet, helpfully provided by a NASA asteroid-sampling probe.

Earth and the moon are two bright dots floating in an immense black void in the new view, which was captured by the space agency’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft on Jan. 17 from a distance of 39.5 million miles (63.6 million kilometers).

By Mike Wall – Full Story at Live Science

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