Neptune

These Hubble Space Telescope views of the blue-green planet Neptune provide three snapshots of changing weather conditions. The images were taken in 1994 on October 10 (upper left), October 18 (upper right), and November 2 (lower center), when Neptune was 2.8 billion miles (4.5 billion kilometers) from Earth.

Credit:

H. Hammel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:opo9521a
Type:Collage
Release date:19 April 1995, 20:00
Size:750 x 250 px

About the Object

Name:Neptune
Type:• Solar System : Planet : Feature : Atmosphere
• X - Solar System Images/Videos

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