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Wild 2 Comet in Stereo
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Wild 2 Comet in Stereo

June 18, 2004
A stereo anaglyph of comet Wild 2 shows the comet and jets seen as sunlight reflected from outward-flowing dust and rocks. Unusual jets from the shadowed side can be seen coming from Walker, on the right side of the nucleus, and from a region below Walker.