An image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft on July 14th 2015

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An image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft on July 14th 2015

An image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft on July 14th 2015

An image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft on July 14th 2015 shows a region near Pluto’s equator with a range of mountains rising as high as 11,000 feet. The 1,050 – ound piano sized probe passed within 7,800 feet of the dwarf planet. New Horizons was launched on January 19th 2006 aboard an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida and zipped by the planet on July 14th. Credit: NASA #Pluto #NASA #NewHorizons #spacecraft #flyby
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