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Comet 67P/C-G on 17 May 2016 - OSIRIS WAC

Date: 18 May 2016
Satellite: Rosetta
Depicts: Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
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OSIRIS wide-angle camera (WAC) image taken on 17 May 2016, when Rosetta was 9.4 km from the nucleus of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The scale is 89 cm/pixel.

More details via the OSIRIS Image of the Day website.

More images of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko can be found in the '67P - by Rosetta' collection.

Credits: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA


Last Update: 03 June 2016

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