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View Full Version : Rosetta’s Comet Looms In The Dark In Close-Up Spacecraft Shot



Fraser
2014-Aug-27, 02:40 PM
Wow! Rosetta is getting ever-closer to its target comet by the day. This navigation camera shot from Aug. 23 shows that the spacecraft is so close to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko that it’s difficult to fit the entire 2.5-mile (four-kilometer) comet in a single frame. As the European Space Agency explained, the way that Rosetta is taking […]

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