Deep Impact Images

Comet Tempel 1

Post-impact images

Movie of the impact (Quicktime)

The above three images show Comet Tempel 1 just after impact, 13 seconds after impact, and 50 minutes after impact.

First images of the impact captured from NASA TV

Pre-impact images from the impactor

Movie from the impactor camera (Quicktime)

Pre-Impact images as Deep Impact approached Comet Tempel 1

NASA Press Release on the impact - 4 July 2005
Deep Impact Mission Description

Dr. David R. Williams,
NSSDCA, Mail Code 690.1
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771

NASA Official: Dave Williams,
Last Updated: 05 July 2005, DRW