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Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research

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Date
02 may 2015
Time
15:12:22 utc
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A beautiful view of the Khonsu region at the center of the image. The region is notable for the 'pancake' feature shown in its center. Perhaps we are peering here into the comet's 'interior'?

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_COLOR
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
125 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.439 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.04 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.989 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Near-UV
Compression
6

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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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