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New Horizons Spacecraft Encountering 2014 MU69

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Artist's impression of NASA's New Horizons spacecraft encountering 2014 MU69 Image Courtesy of NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute/Steve Gribben Artist's impression of NASA's New Horizons spacecraft encountering 2014 MU69, a Kuiper Belt object that orbits one billion miles (1.6 billion kilometers) beyond Pluto, on Jan. 1, 2019.