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Date
05 oct 2014
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Even if comets are made of weak material, the low gravity allows for the buildup of blocks and features several tens of meters high, like these peaks seen in the Anubis region, on the big lobe of 67P.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_SHAPE
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
19 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.186 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.37 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.225 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
Compression
3.8

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Image Credit: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA

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