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Date
09 jul 2016
Time
08:55:15 utc
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We have seen this 'pancake feature' many times now and even the highest resolution does not reveal the nature of this strange formation. Look at the boulder that seems to be balancing on top of it.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_COLOR
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
16 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.215 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.2 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.189 s
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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