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Date
07 feb 2016
Time
08:27:14 utc
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Close distance view at an eroded surface: Thermal stress shapes the rugged terrain by strong gradients, cracking in the top layer, and eventually exposing fresh material to solar irradiation.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
47.5 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.184 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.22
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.105
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
Compression
1.78125

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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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