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The Face of a Comet

The Face of a Comet

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ESA / Rosetta / NavCam

The Face of a Comet
The intricate surface of Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko, as observed by Rosetta's NavCam on October 26, 2014. This mosaic of four images covers an area of about 1200 x 1350 meters. It was released on October 29.

Some ESA images are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO license, as explained here.

Original image data dated on or about October 26, 2014

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