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Then dimmed by Earth's atmosphere
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- Title Then dimmed by Earth's atmosphere
- Released 05/01/2011 11:53 am
- Copyright ROB
Proba-2's SWAP imager had its view of the 4 January 2010 solar eclipse dimmed by the approaching Earth's atmosphere, which blocks much of the EUV light the instrument is sensitive to. At this point Proba-2, the Earth, Moon and Sun are near the same line in space.