Comet activity – 22 November 2014

Comet activity – 22 November 2014

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16/01/2015 3:00 pm

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OSIRIS wide-angle camera image acquired on 22 November 2014 from a distance of 30 km from Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The image resolution is 2.8 m/pixel. The nucleus is deliberately overexposed in order to reveal the faint jets of activity.

More information via the Rosetta Blog: Fine structure in the comet’s jets

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

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