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Date
29 mar 2016
Time
20:51:06 utc
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Iconic image taken during the far excursion into the comet's tail in March 2016. From this perspective, only a small crescent is left. The dark side of the comet is a nice contrast to the brighter coma around it.

Science Tag
TAG_DUST_MONITORING
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
820 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
3.125 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.17
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
19.997
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
Compression
2.28125

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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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