SM2: Hubble in Free Orbit

The Hubble Space Telescope moves slowly away from Discovery following its release. The photo was taken during Servicing Mission 2 in 1997.

The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) begins its separation from Discovery following its release. The photo was taken during Servicing Mission 2 in 1997.

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About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:s82e5937
Type:Photographic
Release date:21 February 1997
Size:1401 x 1020 px

About the Object

Name:HST, Hubble Space Telescope, SM2
Type:• Solar System : Technology : Observatory : Telescope


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