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Date
03 jul 2016
Time
07:50:04 utc
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A rare event of an outburst in front of the nucleus surface was captured by the WAC on 3 July 2016. There is so much dust that it is even casting a faint shadow onto the nucleus!

Science Tag
TAG_NUCLEUS_COLOR
Target
67P/CHURYUMOV-GERASIMENKO 1 (1969 R1)
Distance to Target
9.6 km
Velocity (rel. to Target)
0.318 m/s
Temperature (on Sensor)
167.34 K
Camera
OSIWAC
Exposure Time
0.086 s
Focal Length
135.7 mm
Color Filter
Red_WAC
Compression
6.1625

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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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