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Fraser
2012-May-25, 06:40 PM
The May 20 annular eclipse may have been*an awesome sight*for skywatchers across many parts of the Earth, but it was also being viewed by a robotic explorer around the Moon! During the event NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter turned its camera to look back home, acquiring several images of the Earth with the Moon’s fuzzy shadow [...]

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