troubleshooting Question

.htaccess to rewrite to new file name, but don't allow DIRECT access to file

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I have this as my htaccess

RewriteEngine on
RewriteRule ^view.php$ myView.jpg

So when I link from my own server like..
<img src="view.php">

It shows the image.. but if someone goes to the address bar and types http://myserver.com/view.php 
I dont want them to see the image. I only want them to see it if it was called from within one of my files, not directly.

Can anyone help??
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