With another 466 million miles (750 million kilometers) remaining, New Horizons will go into a five-month hibernation later this week
This image made available by NASA on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 shows Pluto illuminated from behind by the sun as the New Horizons spacecraft travels away from it at a distance of about 120,000 miles (200,000 kilometers). (Photo: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute via AP), photo: NASA, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Southwest Research Institute, via AP
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CAPE CANAVERAL – NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is now halfway between Pluto and its next much, much smaller stop.