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Date
12 aug 2015
Time
22:15:56 utc
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A myriad of small and large jets emanating from the lit half of the comet is fueling the coma around it. The unilluminated part of the nucleus is sharply outlined against the reflected light from the dust.

Science Tag
TAG_DUST_JETS
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
328 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.807 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.22
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
2.397
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
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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