This timelapse was created using images from LightSail’s onboard cameras, which captured a sail deployment test at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on Sept. 23. LightSail is equipped with two fisheye cameras that will record the spacecraft’s sail deployment in space.
Credit: The Planetary Society
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