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Date
27 jul 2016
Time
08:06:02 utc
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The regularly fractured wall on the left is quite a contrast to the bright flat patch further to the right. Is this an optical illusion created by the illumination angle or do we see a larger fraction of bright, uncovered ice?

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
8.3 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.317 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.37 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.081 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
Compression
12

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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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