Comet from 38.6 m

Comet from 38.6 m

Released

30/07/2015 8:00 pm

Copyright

ESA/Rosetta/Philae/ROLIS/DLR

Description

This image was taken by Philae’s ROsetta Lander Imaging System, ROLIS 38.6 m above the Agilkia landing site on the small lobe of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The image was acquired at 15:33:28 GMT on 12 November 2014. The image measures 41.5 m across and the image scale is 4 cm/pixel. Part of Philae’s landing gear can be seen in the top corners.

Watch an animation of the descent images here.

Rate this

  • Currently 4.5 out of 5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 4.7/5 (11 votes cast)

Thank you for rating!

You have already rated this page, you can only rate it once!

Your rating has been changed, thanks for rating!

Views

3064