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October 9, 2009 06:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2009-26

Hubble Observes LCROSS Impact Event

October 9, 2009: NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has made a series of observations immediately preceding and following the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) Centaur rocket stage and shepherding spacecraft READ: Junior version of this article Amazing Space Learn about this story in the Star Witness, a science newspaper available on our sister site, Amazing Space.  impacts at the lunar south pole, on October 9 at 7:31 and 7:35 a.m. EDT.

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Illustration Credit: NASA

Science Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Storrs (Towson University)