A pin protruding from one of the solar arrays

A snapshot with the digital camera onboard the Space Shuttle. The high resolution of the image enables the ESA team to examine the situation of the hinge pins very accurately. The pin protruding the most (about 0.5 metre) from the array is clearly seen in this photo.

[3 March 2002 11:56 UT]


About the Image

Release date:5 March 2002, 15:00
Related releases:heic0203
Size:3032 x 2008 px

About the Object

Name:Hubble Space Telescope, Solar Array
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope

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