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On Oct. 16, our Solar Dynamics Observatory saw a lunar transit in space when the Moon passed through the satellite's view of the Sun. 🛰🌓☀️ The transit lasted about 50 minutes, with the Moon covering about 44% of the Sun at peak. https://go.nasa.gov/37lzawI

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Data from the most recent event updates show miss distance of 25 meters (+/- 18 meters at 1-sigma uncertainty). We will gather observation data tonight from the first radar pass after TCA to hopefully confirm no new debris is detected.