PIA23681: Voyager 1 Perspective for Family Portrait

Voyager 1 Perspective for Family Portrait


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Figure 1

This simulated view, made using NASA's Eyes on the Solar System app, approximates Voyager 1's perspective when it took its final series of images known as the "Family Portrait of the Solar System," including the "Pale Blue Dot" image. Figure 1 shows the location of each image.

Cataloging Keywords:

Name Value Additional Values
Target Jupiter Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Heliosphere
System Solar System
Target Type Planet Heliosphere
Mission Voyager
Instrument Host Cassini Orbiter Voyager 1
Host Type Orbiter Flyby Spacecraft
Instrument Imaging Science Subsystem (ISS)
Extra Keywords
Acquisition Date
Release Date 2020-02-12
Date in Caption
Image Credit NASA/JPL-Caltech
Source photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA23681
Identifier PIA23681