This Day In Astro History

March 10

2006 The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter arrives at Mars.

1999 - Comet C/1998 M5 (LINEAR) Closest Approach To Earth (1.534 AU)

1977 - Uranus's rings discovered during NASA airborne occultation observations.

1961 - Birthday, born in Ames, Iowa, Laurel Clark was an American medical doctor, United States Navy Captain, NASA astronaut and Space Shuttle mission specialist. Clark died along with her six fellow crew members in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster on February 1, 2003.

Mars Reconnaissance Oribter
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