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Kitt Images of Fragment DGHQRS Impacts


Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO)

Five pictures of Jupiter are shown in time sequence, taken on July 22 by Beatrice Mueller (KPNO) and Cynthia Phillips (Harvard) at the 0.9-Meter telescope. The spots have been identified as the GDSR complex, Q1, and H from top to bottom. The frames are ordered (left to right) RBVIU with approximately 8 1/2 minutes of elapsed time - the first being taken at 4:18.22 (UT). Three comet impact sites are evident on the right side of each frame.

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