Astronaut Touches Hubble Animation

  • Released Friday, August 22, 2008
  • Updated Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 4:06PM
  • ID: 10327

Animation of astronaut's gloved hand touches the side of the Hubble Space Telescope. Reflected in the telescope's aft shroud are the two EVA astronaut's images.


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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


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HST (Collected with the WFPC2 sensor)

Wide-Field Planetary Camera 2 (WFPC2) was installed in Dec 1993 and used to obtain high resolution images of astronomical objects. This camera was removed in the last servicing mission so it is no longer in service.

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