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67P's northern hemisphere

67P's northern hemisphere

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ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA/Emily Lakdawalla

67P's northern hemisphere
An early Rosetta portrait of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko taken while the comet was still relatively far from the Sun on 6 August 2014 shows the dust-covered, pitted northern hemisphere.

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Original image data dated on or about August 6, 2014

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