Press Kit - 12 November 2014 - Landing on a comet
Publication date: 05 November 2014
Press kit for the 12 November 2014 press event marking the landing of Rosetta's lander Philae on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
Contents: Media services Mission facts Highlights Selecting a landing site Landing on a comet Comets – an introduction Rosetta's comet Missions to comets Appendix A: Provisional programme for press event at ESOC Appendix B: Selected images and videos Appendix C: Distances, dates, times for mission Appendix D: Timeline for separation
Errata pg 48: a minus sign is missing from the temperature quoted. The text should read: "The average surface temperature, reported by the VIRTIS team, is -70 °C (205 K)"
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Last Update: 08 November 2014