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Joel Hagen

Joel Hagen

Modesto Junior College

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Philae's landing site in 3D

Philae's landing site in 3D

Posted 2014/10/17 | 0 comments

Close-up of the region containing Philae’s primary landing site J, which is located on the ‘head’ of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The images for this 3d view were taken by OSIRIS at 17:48 GMT on September 14, 2014 from a distance of about 30 kilometers. The images are about 1 kilometer square.

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