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Date
21 aug 2016
Time
22:39:04 utc
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The Ash region is famous for its smooth dust blankets but this view from 3.8 km is beyond everything we have seen before. Different gray shades reveal only minute elevation variations on the large scale.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_COLOR
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
5.7 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.412 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.27 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.193 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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