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Reconstructed last image from Rosetta

Date: 28 September 2017
Satellite: Rosetta
Copyright: See below

A final image from Rosetta, shortly before it made a controlled impact onto Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on 30 September 2016, was reconstructed from residual telemetry.

The image has a scale of 2 mm/pixel and measures 1 m across.

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


Last Update: 28 September 2017

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