Jets on comet Borrelly
March 18, 2003
This very long exposure was taken by NASA's Deep Space 1 to show detailed structures in the faint parts of comet Borrelly's inner coma. As a result, the nucleus has been greatly over-exposed and its shape appears distorted.
Topics: 19P/Borrelly, Comet, Spacecraft, comet Borrelly's inner coma, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Deep Space 1, coma, Space exploration