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Fractures, uplift and debris

Fractures, uplift and debris


Date: 21 January 2015
Satellite: Rosetta
Depicts: Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
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Left: an exposed spur at the interface to Hapi showing extensive irregular fracturing (A). At location (B), the surface-blanketing layer appears to have been removed. The image was taken with the OSIRIS narrow-angle camera on 12 September 2014.

Right: circular depression that appears to have produced uplift with columnar jointing structures (C). Evidence of collapse and debris is marked at position (D). The image was taken with the OSIRIS narrow-angle camera on 8 August 2014.

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

Last Update: 1 September 2019
1-Dec-2021 06:38 UT

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