June 22, 2012

Amazing Voyagers Photo of Earth, from 4 Billion Miles Away

Amazing Voyagers photo of Earth, from 4 billion miles away (via NPR).
 

Voyagers photo of Earth: Feb 13 1990

This photo of Earth was taken by Voyager 1 on Feb 13, 1990 from about 4 billion miles away.

Amazing!

The distance of Voyagers from Earth on June 22, 2012
            Voyager 1          17.986 Billion KM
            Voyager 2          14.667 Billion KM

The real-time distance is at NASA.

And imagine if the Voyager’s were posting on Instagram.


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