DART Impact Makes History, Hits Dimorphos Asteroid Dead On

NASA and Johns Hopkins APL Mission A Success! The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) was our first attempt at testing the planetary defense idea of using a satellite to crash into an asteroid and deflect its orbit.

26 September 2022 at 07:14:30 p.m. Eastern Time (New York, NY) 19:15:30. Seconds before DART impact on Dimorphos. Photo courtesy of NASA and Johns Hopkins APL.

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