MU69 Infographic 2: About the MU69 Flyby


Explanation: This is one of four infographics that we produced to show some component of the New Horizons extended mission in the Kuiper Belt. This infographic talks about the flyby of MU69 on January 1, 2019. It describes the timeline, kinds of observations, and challenges we face in making this flyby successful. Click here to see all infographics for the mission.

Image credit: NASA / Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory / Southwest Research Institute