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Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research

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Date
10 mar 2015
Time
17:14:17 utc
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This phenomenal shot shows the emergence of dust bound to gas from the neck region. Understanding the activity of comets is one of the main goals of the Rosetta mission.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_COLOR
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
84.8 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.343 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.06 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.637 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Near-IR
Compression
3

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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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