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Philae's panoramic camera

Philae's panoramic camera

Date: 06 August 2014
Copyright: ESA/ATG medialab

Rosetta's lander Philae is equipped with the CIVA instrument (Comet Infrared and Visible Analyser) of six microcameras to take panoramic pictures and a spectrometer to study composition, texture and albedo of surface samples. This artist's impression shows Philae using CIVA to create a panoramic of its surroundings. The comet surface is an artist's impression.

Rosetta's Philae lander is provided by a consortium led by DLR, MPS, CNES and ASI.

Last Update: 1 September 2019
18-Jul-2024 02:32 UT

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