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OSIRIS imaging footprints during Rosetta's final descent

Date: 15 December 2016
Satellite: Rosetta
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Imaging 'footprints' of the OSIRIS camera. The primary focus in the final descent phase was Deir el-Medina pit as shown by the blue squares, with the last images taken above the eventual impact site at Sais, as indicated by the red squares.

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


Last Update: 15 December 2016

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