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Date
24 aug 2016
Time
19:39:04 utc
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The gravity on comet 67P is 100,000 times smaller than on Earth. This results in exotic geologic formations like this 'balancing boulder' on the right.

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
5.2 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.443 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
149.3 K
Camera
OSINAC
Exposure Time
0.242 s
Focal Length
717.3 mm
Color Filter
Orange
Compression
4.84375

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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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