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Atlantis and Hubble in Front of the Sun

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From this incredible image of the Space Shuttle Atlantis and the Hubble Telescope transiting the Sun, can you determine the altitude of the shuttle?

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23 April 2014 Edit: 23 April 2014

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Attribution: Original image used with the permission of Thierry Legault

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