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Date
27 jan 2016
Time
11:11:15 utc
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A comet with 'horns' and 'gills'. For the 'gills' in the neck region, it is still unclear whether they are the result of stresses between the two lobes or whether they have been there since the comet's formation.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_SHAPE
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
72.1 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.191 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.18 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.159 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Green_NAC
Compression
2.11875

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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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